r.i.c.o. g. introduces himself to the world & sheds light on life in his hometown of Oakland, CA with a style atypical of most bay area artists. Inspired by time spent on both coasts, his first project captures thoughts & short stories presented through original lyricism & a true-to-himself approach. Producers from cities worldwide give the project a soulful underground sound with mainstream appeal. No Talking in the Previews gives listeners 12 reasons why he deserves to be heard.