â€śHoly cow, summersaults and licorice, back flips and cool kicks!â€ť Move over amateurs â€śYung Mieoâ€ť is in the building. The sheer personification of to die for swagger â€śYung Mieoâ€ť serves as a reminder that good things often come in very small packages. While barely ten years of age the immensely talented rapper extraordinaire has already drawn strong comparisons to many of the most successful child stars past or present who ever picked up a microphone. High praise maybe, but then again one need only look, listen, or merely observe the adorable cutie enter a room to know itâ€™s been decades since either the music industry or any other form of entertainment for that matter has witnessed such a larger than life personality. Born Tommieo Walker aka â€śYung Mieoâ€ť in music mecca Atlanta, Georgia, his love for rhyming dates back to the tender age of four. The son of multi talented MC â€śMr.BiggTimeâ€ť of â€śCheck My Footworkâ€ť fame is the individual most responsible for inspiring â€śYung Mieoâ€ť to want to have a career in the music business. Signed to his fatherâ€™s highly regarded entertainment label â€ś1803 Recordsâ€ť based out of Atlanta, Georgia, â€śYung Mieoâ€ť is considered by several influential music blogs, critics, mix tape DJâ€™s, radio stations, and noted media outlets as â€śHotlantaâ€™sâ€ť next canâ€™t miss global superstar.
Having already performed countless times throughout the Southeast Region at a plethora of mostly sold out events while in the process sharing the stage with numerous Hip Hop Heavyweights such as â€śFutureâ€ť, â€śAce Hoodâ€ť, â€ś2 Chainsâ€ť, â€śAkonâ€ť, â€śYo Gottiâ€ť, â€śYoung Jocâ€ť, â€śDa Bratâ€ť, â€śRockoâ€ť, â€śTravis Porterâ€ť, and â€śGucci Maneâ€ť explains why many in the know are proclaiming him as the new prince of Rap. Influenced most by his father, â€śLil Wayneâ€ť, â€śRosco Dashâ€ť, â€śFutureâ€ť, and â€śDrakeâ€ť represents the level of success sought by â€śYung Mieoâ€ť. While gifted beyond his years in both music and second love is football for which heâ€™s started at Running Back, Wide Receiver, and Safety for the five time defending champion â€śAcworth Warriorsâ€ť are the first rate abilities that take a backseat only to his humungous heart. A true humanitarian of the highest kind is what led to him becoming a steadfast advocate against bullying. Devastated by the news that his sisterâ€™s best friend had committed suicide to escape being bullied is what motivated â€śYung Mieoâ€ť to transform his music movement into an anti-bullying campaign. Traveling extensively throughout the south to grade schools, teen centers, and radio stations spreading the indelible message to kids to be themselves and reject bullying is the thought process of a young man poised to make a major difference in music and life.
Unlike many child stars who find it difficult to balance adolescence and the rigors of show business to the contrary â€śYung Mieoâ€ť takes pride in being a youth. From his favorite color (orange), movie (â€śDespicable Meâ€ť), food (pizza), celebrity crush (Beyonce), TV show (Phineas & Ferb) to his top video game (â€śCall of Duty Black Opsâ€ť) one thing is for certain â€śYung Mieoâ€ť is 100 percent all kid. A straight â€śAâ€ť student whose currently riding high off of the massive buzz generated over his B.E.T â€ś106 & Parkâ€ť debut entitled â€śNothing Like Youâ€ť that features â€śSkoolboyâ€ť of the popular teen group the â€śRich Kidzâ€ť thatâ€™s aimed to raise awareness about the dangers of bullying and two additional hit singles â€śPlaygroundâ€ť and â€śIâ€™m A Starâ€ť which he recently shot a music video for that stars â€śPooch Hallâ€ť, David Mann, and Kel Mitchell proving that the sky is indeed the limit for generation next best rapper aliveâ€¦â€ťYung Mieoâ€ť.Written by â€śThe Voiceâ€ť T.P. Frazier for www.celebritywrtings.com Â© 2011 All Rights Reserved