Gerreddi an artist from Washington DC was managed by Freeway Rick Ross. - When DC, Maryland and Virginia natives want to know the latest and greatest they have an expert in their mists. DC Native Delante “Gerreddi” Hines has made quite a splash in the DC, MD and VA area with his new smash single “What’s Happenin”. In addition to taking DC radio by storm you can also here the song as an opener for the Washington Wizards basketball games. Born in Washington, D.C.,Gerreddi discovered his passion for writing poetry at a very young age. It became an early escape route for the only child and helped him get thru the daily struggles of life. Eventually the temptation was more than he could resist, and he reverted to a fast lifestyle of violence.
This led Gerreddi to incarceration where he realized that he was on a road to nowhere. It didn’t take long for this young soldier to realize that he had a way with words and his talent was soon evident when he would engage in ciphers against other competitive rappers in the hood.
Fascinated with the art of Hip Hop, he would enter every contest that he could while researching the music industry. He competed and won the Roc the Mic Tour Battle Championship held at the Nissan Pavilion. He was to receive a recording contract with Rocafella Records but that never came to fruition, but this did not stop this rising star. Gerreddi has met the music game head on and it has been paying off big time. In addition to winning endless rap battles on WPGC 95.5, DC’s radio station, he has performed at a
host of clubs throughout the area.
Most recently he opened for 3/6 Mafia at the Rockville Sportsplex and was featured on a recent Cornerstone Mixtape hosted by Big Tigger True to the grind, Gerreddi has put out 8 mix tapes and his current, “Banging Music"Hosted by Freeway Rick Ross and Dj Reddz! He also dropped a mixtape entitled "I Got Bars" hosted by Big Tigger and Dj Quicksilva. That people loved in the DMV region and beyond. He also dropped a Mixtape entitled Maryland meets DC hosted by DJ Drama and following that was a mixtape hosted by DJ KaySlay. He has sold over 50,000 units in the Washington-Metropolitan area and there is a continued demand.
Gerreddi currently completed his independent album entitled, “READY OR NOT” which includes features from Mysonne,Grafh from Love&HIPHOP,3 time Grammy winning producer Chink Santana, Devin the Dude, Raheem Devaughn, and more. He performed at the SXSW HIP-HOP FESTIVAL in Austin Texas. Gerreddi dropped his new hit single with Fat-Trel "GO BANANAS" followed by another record that took DC radio by storm called "THE LIGHT" featuring Nava Morris who is backup singer for K.Michelle! Gerreddi aka (REDDI ROCK), is now ready to rock out with his new album that is very soon to be released under his own label Don Capitol Records with distribution through Empire!!
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