Rexx Life Raj, Travis Thompson
November 4 @ 8:30 PM PDT
Wright adopted the professional stage name Rexx Life Raj for his rap and singing career. He released his first EP for sale, Hidden Clouds, in 2014, which featured the single “Put On”. That same year, he released the Portraits EP with producer Tele Fresco. In 2015, he released another two projects, the full-length album, The Escape, with guests Iamsu!, Will Fraker, City Shawn, and the EP, Dreamland: Telegraph Ave., with YMTK, Ellen Purtell, and Lolo Zouaï. In 2016, with his first album, Father Figure, Raj developed his sound, combining rhymes with singing “confessional” and political lyrics in tracks like “Handheld GPS” and, the album’s first single, “Moxie Java”featuring another Vallejo-area rapper Nef the Pharaoh.