Born: Trevor Rich aka “Rockie” a young hip-hop mogul in the making has been writing lyrics and composing musical compositions since he turned 8 years old, After witnessing his uncle perform an original song at a local talent show, this young kid had an immediate epiphany and from that moment was instantly inspired to write and knew he wanted to pursue a career in music with the determination to become one of the world’s elite entertainers/songwriters. As soon as the talent show was over he went home and wrote his first verse and realized he had writing ability and began focusing more and more on his lyrics and delivery. Rockie continued to work hard at his uncanny writing ability and creative, melodic song concepts throughout elementary and junior high.
Forwarding to Rockies freshman year in high school he recorded his first song entitled, "Paper or Plastic." The song was immediately accepted by his peers and created a small fan base but did not receive the massive local recognition he anticipated but his peers encouraged him to keep recording more songs to provide for them, Rockie continued writing and recording and was determine to execute a goal he set forth and complete his first project entitled "The Takeoff". The project was an immediate success amongst his high school peers. The word spread fast about Rockie in the high school community citywide. Rockie became recognized in Colorado as a talented lyricist and was requested to perform or freestyle at almost every party he attended in high school. Rockie has since then completed 2 monster mixtape projects Barcode & Barcode II to keep his swag hot, noticed and untouchable!!
At 20 years old, Rockie has proven his ability to write and deliver industry standard material competing with any mainstream artist nationwide and with the release of his 2009 hit single entitled "Loaded." Rockie continues to elevate his status and buzz in Colorado and receiving local, national & global attention from DJ’s, national recording artist, producers and executives. Rockie has been featured in Ozone magazine, Fusion Magazine for best song 2009, Fly Magazine Cover and is the only artist in Colorado receiving regular spins in every club with three different songs in regular rotation.
Preparing to release his fourth project entitled “Rockies Road” he intends to embark on new territory and cultivate himself on a national level to be further known and respected by the hip hop community. Taking over the hip hop game because he feels he is the best rapper doing it. Striving to be the best is motivating young Rockie, welcoming the world into his, is a dream come true, keeping others on their heels is a must, making hits is what he does!! Welcome to Rockies World.