New York, New York, United States - Collins Ero, better known as Preachermafioso or Yoso is a Nigerian Hiphop, Afrovogue musician, songwriter, poet/producer. Born a younger twin on Aug 7th in the mid 80’s.
Yoso's journey in into music started in the early 90s, his father, also ardent music connoisseur would play tons of Vinyl records from icons like Orlando Julius, Cool & the Gang, Fela Kuti, Bob Marley, Marvin Gaye Johnny Nash, ABBA Michael Jackson Boney M. Bongos Ikwue, Rex Lawson, Smokie Jimmy Cliff etc.
In the early 90’s, older cousins introduced him to his biggest hiphop influences, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, B.I.G. 2Pac, JAY-Z.
A music junkie, Shaggy, Blackky, Fatai Rolling dollars, Majek Fashek, Lagbaja, Tracy Chapman, Kanye West, Dru Hill, were all icons that influenced his artistry alongside his choir background.
A Christian, & youth mentor, the death of his baby sister & twin, Chris or Xrixtox left a huge dent in yos