Micky Perry is a talented music artist and poet hailing from Zanesville, Ohio. He is about an hour east of Columbus. Micky began rapping at thirteen when one of his friends convinced him to turn one of his poems into a rap. Micky Owns his own business; “Villainous Rebel LLC”. One of Micky’s biggest accomplishments is purchasing his own home after being homeless a few years ago. Micky lost some friends during COVID. Micky also caught COVID one day before a past show. Right now Micky is pushing his latest releases which are produced by Bahar Beats and his single “Issues” ft Krizz Kaliko produced by Wyshmasterbeats. All of his music can be found on Apple Music, Spotify Music, and YouTube.
Interview With Micky Perry:
What is your real name & stage name?
My stage name is a name I was given by my grandmother. Micky Perry.
I am named after my father Michael Perry.
Micky is an Irish nickname for Michael
My Mom's side of the family is Irish and my father's is Cape Veridian. An archipelago off the West Coast of Africa.
Where are you from?
I'm from Zanesville, Ohio. We are about an hour east of Columbus.
What do you do?
I rap, write poetry and I also do some film editing and content creation. I also own my own business Villainous Rebel LLC .
How long have you been in your industry?
I began rapping at 13 after a friend convinced me to turn one of my poems into a rap. I have been professionally releasing music for about 4 years.
What is your biggest accomplishment?
My biggest accomplishment would be purchasing my own home after being homeless just a few years ago!
How has COVID affected you on your journey?
I lost some close people to me from COVID. I also couldn't move because who could? It has made me internalize the saying "If you stay ready, you ain't got to get ready." I also found that I had caught COVID the day before a show that I had.
What's your next move?
My next move is building up my merchandise and I have been doing shows in my area of Ohio. Just building my brand up and moving forward.
Are you working on any projects?
Right now I am pushing my Latest releases which are Business produced by Bahar Beats and my single Issues ft Krizz Kaliko produced by wyshmasterbeats. All can be found on Apple Music and Spotify Music and YouTube.
Where do you see yourself in 1 year?
I see myself doing a 3 state tour and releasing my EP called My Journal, currently on YouTube, for streaming and physical release while working on new projects and producing content and high quality merchandise.
Is there anything else you want people to know about you?
My grandfather was from Cape Verde. He came to America in 1922 just 3 years after the notorious Red Summer. An outbreak of racial violence that occurred in 1919, an event that affected at least 26 cities across the United States where 3,700 black men and children were lynched.