Quando Rondo is an American rapper whose song "Motivation" was featured on the popular YouTube channel ‘World Star Hip Hop.’ He has also released many other songs including "First Day Out” on SoundCloud. Born in Savannah, Georgia, Rondo grew up in a neighborhood prone to crimes and gang activities. He too spent a major portion of his early teens in and out of the juvenile detention centers. While in detention, he began rapping and developing sounds with random objects. He was naturally gifted at creating music and was very good at singing. He then began to focus on honing his skills so that he could pursue music as a career and lead a respectable life. He was ultimately successful in entering the digital rap scene where he began to earn recognition for his songs. While he is still struggling to overcome the ghosts of his past, the young man is undoubtedly on his way to become a successful rapper.
In 2017, Quando Rondo started sharing snippets of his songs on SoundCloud. Some of his songs quickly went viral, making him famous on the social media platform. Shortly after, his Instagram account garnered numerous new followers. Soon, his talent got recognized by big artistes like The Game, Birdman, and YoungBoy Never Broke Again. After passing up numerous record label offers, Rondo finally signed a deal with Atlantic Records.
In early 2018, the upcoming singer collaborated with Lil Baby to release his breakthrough track ‘I Remember,’ which went on to garner over 11 million views on YouTube. Another one of Rondo’s singles, “Motivation,” came out shortly after and gained much attention. In spring that year, he released his debut mixtape. Titled ‘Life B4 Fame’, this 11-track mixtape also featuring the works of Tec, OMB Peezy, and Lil Durk garnered more than 2 million streams in just two days. It eventually achieved a whopping 6 million downloads, advancing Rondo’s music career by leaps and bounds.
Motivated by his rising popularity, he quickly released a follow-up mixtape titled ‘Life After Fame’ in September 2018. This project featured cameos by YoungBoy Never Broke Again, Rich Homie Quan, Boosie Badazz, and others. Rondo recently released his song “Rich Homie Quando” and the music video “Kiccin Sh_t”, both of which are doing well on digital steaming websites.
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Family & Personal Life
Quando Rondo was born as Tyquian Terrel Bowman on March 23, 1999 in Savannah, Georgia, USA. His father was imprisoned most of the time while his mother was a drug addict. Since he was born into such unfavorable circumstances, Rondo was placed for adoption. He grew up in a crime prone area and himself became involved in gang violence as a young boy, eventually ending up in juvenile detention centers. As he grew older, he decided to pursue his passion for music and rebuild his life.