It was an impromptu freestyle competition in 2003 that changed Warren Wint‘s life plans.
Born in New York, NY Warren Wint decided it was music or nothing and committed himself to the lyrical and soulful essence of Hip-Hop. With a love for poetry and musical influences from the late Michael Jackson, Tupac to Sade and J-Dilla,Warren became a student of the craft and sound. He mastered what we call the “Warren Wint Sound”, but where would his big break come from? Warren Wint was added to the BET Network Show 106 & Park in the Summer of 2011 as an on-air hype man. That followed up with an appearance on Ralph McDaniels’ Video Music Box and a placement on the Empire State Mixtape, pioneered by Power 105.1’s DJ Whutevva.
The exposure gave Warren Wint a digital outlet, and his Youtube page amassed 100,000+ views. Since then he has performed at the legendary Webster Hall and the Southpaw in NYC, opened up for acts like Teairra Mari, Fred The Godson, C.L Smooth & Chrisette Michele. His single “One Man’s Trash” has landed a spot on Verizon Fios Video on Demand. In 2014, Warren has performed at Loud Music Tour’s SXSW show w/ Fred The Godson, Hot 97’s Summer Jam w/ Ralph McDaniels and many other events help leading to the release of his “They Talkin” single followed by a video that features Jack Thriller, characters from Money & Violence, Ralph McDaniels & Rich Homie Quan which is off of his upcoming project, quietaskept. “Right Now” that features Toni Gotmoves has been picking up in the clubs in NY and ATL and has already been featured on Hot 93.7 CT, Hot 97.1, Sirius Xm (#WeekendWork on Shade 45 with DJ Caesar and Coach PR) and Power 105.1.
Warren is also one of the lead roles in the upcoming Rules & Regulations film produced by Ralph McDaniels. “S.O.N” was premiered on DJ Drewski of Hot 97’s #TheMVMT show. Along his way, Wint has linked up with Sid The Kid to help produce the young star and is gearing up Warren Wint ready to release is upcoming project quietaskept under his newly formed label, MWT Entertainment, leading off with his single “Wasting Time” produced by Bridget Perez featuring singer-songwriter RKHTY from Brooklyn.
Stream & watch Wasting Time below.