Born and raised in the infamous streets of South Central, Tyson Crookmind (aka T.Y.), has lived a life full of painful lessons but – he’s survived like a true champion.
His debut project, “Free The Real” focuses on everything he’s learned through a life on the streets, prison and beyond. The 9-track project tells the complex story of his life thus far, from his neighborhood blocks and gangbangin’ to feeling trapped behind bars and fighting murder charges.
Now a free man after almost half his life locked up, Tyson is ready to share his trials and triumphs with the world. “Free The Real” includes features from Joe Moses, Tk and more. You can stream the single “Gangbangin” and watch its music video below.