Ready 2 Ball
Vell Venture's new C.D., Ready 2 Ball, showcases the many talents of the 941, 727, and 813 area codes. Venture feels very strongly and positively about the C.D.'s ability to accomplish big things.Making a promise to his brother, Michael Merritt,who passed away from a gunshot wound, that he would be a positive influence on those trying to get in the rap game,Venture "ventures" out and includes artists with plenty of potential,such as Dangerous. Dangerous is an excellent rapper with a lot to offer. Venture also keeps it in the family with tracks from his brothers, Khronik, of M.A.D. Entertainment, Boyish T. of Virtous C.T. and sister-in-law, Lady Nubian, also of Virtuos C.T. His cousin Proverb also graces a track. Ready 2 Ball features tracks produced by the hit maker himself, War of Dimensional Sound Studio,and features by Keem the Dream of Mac Men Entertainment,T-Chill (The Million Dollar Man),T-Blaze( Buck City),Kaci Troupe and many more. Venture's influences include: His older brothers, including those that picked up the mic before him, and those that didn't, but still encourage him to be the best, and mother, Ms. Tudy that steadfastly believes in her youngest son. Venture adds, "I will address the haters cause everyone else does, thank you for not being around me. Everyone I've been around has been very supportive, and I thank God for the blessing, the songs and the backing from my city. From the 'Sota, and the Island, to the 'Burg, and the Bay, thank you, and I wish everyone who believes much success !" Ready 2 Ball will be a C.D. to remember, so remember to pick it up in September '06.