Tampa Bay's very own, Vinny Virgo, is definitely not confined to a certain box or genre. His unique sound is infused with a mixture of trap sounds & experimental idealistic waves that boast a fresh approach.
“My music is about expression of emotions as far as love and loneliness and just exploring your own mind and being confident and having a good time while you're here in this lifetime.” - Vinny
Aside from being claimed as one of Tampa's 50 Best Musicians, as well as winning Best Hip Hop Artist two years in a row in his hometown's newspaper, The Tampa Bay Times, his first single "Wanting You" was also featured on MTV's Rapfix Live segment with Sway Calloway and Talib Kweli. Since his appearance on MTV, Vinny has been featured on college radio stations all over the U.S. & European markets. Vinny's music and sound has allowed for him to open for the Smokers Club Tour, A$AP Rocky, Joe Budden, The Underachievers, Caskey, Tory Lanez & Curren$y. In addition to opening up for some of today's major artists he has also performed in various states such as Ohio, Georgia and Nevada as well as performing at the SXSW Music Festival in Austin and the A3C Festival in Atlanta.
Vinny has release various single over the years, one of which being “Fast Car” which was premiered on Elevator Mag as well as the eerie bass-heavy banger, “House On the Hill” which premiered on Noisey’s Beats1 channel in October 2016 and since then has also been heard on REVOLT TV’s “The Gate” as well as their website. The singles will be followed by music videos in the coming months leading up to the release of his next project which will be completely self-produced.
With the release of his first Mixtape, Me, Myself and High: The Intro (2012), Vinny built a national buzz through dozens of highly acclaimed blogs throughout the U.S. and Europe. Since then, Vinny has released Me, Myself & High: Bethlehem (2013); Me, Myself & High: Lotus (2014) & Magic (2016) which all have garnished worldwide placements on respected outlets including Pigeons and Planes.
After coming off from his European Summer tour in 2017, booked completely by Vinny himself, he immediately started preparations for his first studio recorded album, Love Is Life. Life Is Love. which is set for a late August 2018 release. The album has notable features on both the lyrical and production side that will have the fans excited to see him on tour again.