"RT-FaQ" is a modern musical artifact bound to be discovered by today's contemporary music archaeologists.
Ramel "RT-FaQ" Prince was born into adversity in East St. Louis during the late 80's. At 2 months old, both parents were incarcerated and at 2 years old young he was struck by a vehicle while crossing the street – breaking his leg.
The family moved to Minneapolis after his mother returned from prison which would be the first of several moves and would lead RT-FaQ to discover his love of music via drum lessons and an old VHS tape of a Michael Jackson concert. In High School, basketball became the priority for Ramel and music took a backseat. After graduating he moved back to East St. Louis and attended community college for a short stint before heading on to New Orleans where Bourbon Street reignited Ramel's passion for music. Recording on a small notebook computer with a closet-studio, he found himself quickly drawing the adoration of local supporters.
RT-FaQ would eventually return to East St. Louis where he would continue to refine his craft. Growing into performing shows 3-4 times per week he quickly built relationships with other artists, including his Doorway associate – Nick Menn. The two recorded their first single On & On which was just the beginning of several collaborations and a musical enedeavor that continues to go On & On...
Ramel "RT-FaQ" Prince of the group Doorway of the 618 presents his album "Heir To The Throne". In celebration of his son Royale Prince turning the age of one, he decided to release an album fully dedicated to him. It's a concept album that brings you into the mind of a young black man during the times of a pregnancy. Also imbedded in the album are lessons that he wants his son to learn as he grows up and listens to the album later on in life. The date of birth to his son is 12/16 so RT-FaQ chose 12 tracks full of 16 bar verses and also features artists such as Veo Chillz, Nick Menn, L-Gifted,...
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RT-FaQ's first solo EP presenting feature songs from his upcoming projects....
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