Jose Dumlao III, known as his stage name Yung Rizzo, is a Filipino-American who was born and raised in San Jose, California. Versatility is one word that can best describe Yung Rizzo’s style, which at times, can be a hybrid of Hip Hop and Pop music.
He released, “Let Go” a single from the EP, Mindset, spawning the single “Let Go” for radio play at local radio stations such as KSJS 90.5 FM. The music video “Let Go” was released and later featured on one of the biggest Hip-Hop online websites, www.worldstarhiphop.com (WSHH).
In 2009, he was given opportunities that arose to touring several venues later that Summer from California to Hawaii. Yung Rizzo has paved his way through the music industry and has collaborated with artists such as hip hop’s own The Jacka, Mistah F.A.B., and others.
2011, Yung Rizzo began to tour overseas in the Philippines and was special guest at many festivities. The Yung Rizzo Foundation has dedicated the sales of “Game Over” on iTunes towards charity by those affected by natural disasters. This announcement was aired on televised network GMA7 as Yung Rizzo made a surprise appearance alongside John Nite and German Moreno (Kuya Germs) in their show Walang Tulugan with the Master Showman.
Recently, the EP titled, “Mindset” which features Yung Rizzo’s more conscious side of view was released. You can join Yung Rizzo as he expresses his life experiences through music by following him on social media @yungrizzo