In Honor of Black History Month 2016 The WB Media group will be featuring 29 people in 29 days who are creating “Modern Day Black History in their community or chosen profession.
*Today February 12th, 2016 the WB Media Group features Legendary New York DJ/MC Rod “Rod Razor” Smith
Rod Smith a/k/a Rod Razor was born and raised in Nyack, NY. He always had a talent for music and entertainment which explains how he came to be one of the most respected Battle Rappers in the business . He was the DJ / Emcee / Hype Man for the Phase Production Crew from Nyack , New York and had a crowd pleasing his rap style much like that of DJ Hollywood from New York City.
But he is most notably known for being a member of the Legendary Wilson Brothers Crew with DJ Tabu & The Terrorizing 3 MC’s where he battled such legendary hip hop crews as Kool Herc & The Herculoids, Afrikaa Bambatta & The Soul Sonic Force, Grand Master Flash & The Furious Five, Funky four Plus One, The Sugar Hill Gang , The Crash Crew and many more .
He later went on to record 2 Classic but never released Hip Hip Records “The Big Beat Rap” and “Everyone Loves An Emcees” with The Terrorizing 3 members Danny “Dapper Dan” Dickerson (RIP) & Jeff “MC Gatsby” Wilson.
He now lives in Birmingham,Al with his lovely wife Trisha where is still Spinning & Rapping as CEO of RNT Entertainment. Always one to give back to his community he comes to New York to Headline the Annual Nyack, NY Reunion.