About Ray Benton
Tallahassee-based artist, Ray Benton, is a multi-talented rapper, musician, songwriter, and producer with a vision to uplift and encourage listeners through his personal experiences. Though originally from Wilmington, North Carolina, Ray transitioned to North Florida at the tender age of two. With parents in pursuit of higher education and sunny weather, Tallahassee, Fla. became the origin of his journey with music.
Growing up, Ray’s parents would play gospel, reggae and other multicultural music that ultimately influenced him. However, his life changed at age 10 when he heard rap music at a local community center for the first time.