Ricky Valiente is a young hot producer/ Artist from Grand Rapids, MI U.S.A. He has many influeneces from A tribe called quest, Jay Z, Prince and Teddy Riley. The single “Raid” is the lead single from the mixtape F.A.M.O.U.S that was certified bronze on datpiff.com with over 25,000 downloads. The track has been played in New York, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Michigan, California, United Kingdom, And the
Netherlands. He was alos featured in Coast @coast magazine issue 19!
Source: Independent Artist: http://www.international-hiphop.com/archives/independent-artist-of-the-week-ricky-valiente-grand-rapids-mi/9422/