Tyrone Norris of DC Rap | Interview
Tyrone Norris is an emcee and promoter from Washington, DC. He is a founding member of the hip hop group, Rosetta Stoned, and owner of the web site DCRap.com. The web site serves as an outlet for local DMV talent when the majority of media outlets focus on the same mainstream artists. Tyrone grew up listening to Chuck Brown, Parliament Funkadelics, Too Short, Pink Floyd, Scarface, and Sade. His father played trumpet in a funk band and introduced him to the various sounds. Since 2000, Tyrone has been running online hip hop communities and supporting local artists.