Ty Law is a hip-hop artist that hails from Miami, Florida. Raised in the neighborhood of South Miami Heights, his songs often feature motifs that are inspired by his upbringing in this working class enclave. Throughout his youth, Law interacted with individuals that experienced various elements of street life; these stories illuminate his work. Additionally, his work within the political sphere has provided him with a deep knowledge of contemporary issues and allows him to engage in meaningful social commentary. Combining a high-energy, rapid flow with witty metaphors and storytelling, Law represents the freshness of the new school while retaining the raw lyricism of classical rap.