R.A. The Rugged Man

Hip-Hop, Rap


R.A. The Rugged Man will blow your mind on October 9th at PIXEL. Get ready to witness a lyrical heavyweight like no other!

🎤 R.A. The Rugged Man is a true legend, hailing from Long Island's Suffolk County. With a career spanning decades, his artistry defies simple narratives, and his versatility is unmatched. He can obliterate fellow rappers with ferocious battle rhymes, craft heartfelt personal songs that resonate with fans, challenge the status quo, and deliver jaw-dropping flows that prove his lyrical skills are second to none.

Raised by his Vietnam veteran father, R.A. understands the meaning of struggle, and his journey in the music industry has been nothing short of remarkable. He's worked with hip-hop's most respected artists, including The Notorious B.I.G., Wu-Tang, Tech N9ne, Rakim, and many more. His resume includes a Gold record and a legendary verse on Jedi Mind Tricks' "Uncommon Valor." Not only is he a rapper, but he's also a journalist and filmmaker, adding depth to his creative arsenal.

With each new album, R.A. The Rugged Man continues to redefine the genre, staying relevant and captivating fans with his artistry. His latest release, "All My Heroes Are Dead," solidifies his status as a cultural force. Get ready for an unforgettable night as R.A. reminds us that legends never die.