Eric Singleton is a talented self-made rapper who goes by E$ BFNE (Beast from the northeast). Growing up in El Paso,Tx, music was a major part of his childhood due to his father being a musician. E$ worked hard to hone his talent and skills and decided to prose music full-time after the death of his best friend. E$ is more than a mere M.C. He is a movement and maverick. Insight, integrity and influence, E$ is on his way to becoming one of hip hops most remarkable success stories. With his smooth delivery, skill, and finesse on the microphone E$ is on his way to becoming one of the South's most respected young rappers. He started writing music since he was 12 yrs old and has been pursuing music full time for 3+ yrs now. Since his start in 2012 after the death of his best friend, E$ has dropped 2 mixtape’s, “Genesis: The Beginning” (2013) and his project that he is mostly known for “Genesis:Reloaded” (2014-2015) where he released his hit single “Coast to Coast” and collaborated with Ruff Ryder artist “Word One”. (Genesis:Reloaded). After the release of “Genesis:Reloaded” E$ was featured on industry all access.com and labeled one of the hottest rappers in El Paso,TX. (IAA article):
He even started and finished his own web series entitled “The Introduction” to introduce himself to fans and people across the nation via internet. (Introduction Series).
E$ has performed for countless events and in 2015 flew to L.A. to compete in “TeamBackPack’s” Mission Underground in Los Angeles (MULA 2015) a cypher contest for independent MC’s. ( TBP Audition Video).
Besides the mixtape projects and the numerous videos on youtube of E$ showing off his lyrical skills, E$ has also ventured out into making comedy skits to publicly display his versatility as not only an artist but as an entertainer. (Comedy Skits):
From the music to the comedy skits, E$ is a well rounded artist bursting with personality and potential and has even hosted concert events for artist’s such as King Los and J.Oliver. With the drop off E$’s highly anticipated 3rd project entitled “Beast In The Making” which was released April 2nd 2016, E$ has then opened for such artists as Kirko Bangz, Montana of 300, Driicky Graham, and Chi Bully (TBP’s 2015 champion) and is currently planning to tour the Southwest to promote his new album. With his new hit single “Rocks in my Wrist” from his new album E$ is gonna take the world by storm (Rocks In My Wrist Video): . All while simultaneously building his brand entitled the “BFNE Movement” as he expands into different revenues such as selling music, merchandising, and even touring. E$ has performed and rock stages across the U.S. including places like Denver,Dallas,New Mexico, and Arizona. On August 31st 2016, E$ won first place in a contest held by Hip Hop Society and became the Get Your Bars Up Vol.5 champion (GYBU Vol. 5 Video):. Earning him a guest appearance in a future cypher with Jolo Reeves and Ex Funk Volume member Jarren Benton.
His future goals are to make a name for himself in this industry, to not only put the southwest on the map but to change the worlds perspective on southern rappers. As a rising independent artist, E$ sets out to be one the best and most reputable MC’s from the southwest region by any means necessary making him a perfect candidate for success in the music industry.