Avrex is an emerging gospel hip-hop artist based out of Newport News, Virginia. The rapper started his career in the secular realm and was eventually signed toW.O.L.V.E.S. Entertainment. He released three mix tapes while on the label and, in 2011, scored an underground hit with the song “Think Twice” featuring Gangstarr Foundation‘s Big Shug and Krumb Snatcha. Avrex went on to work with Guru, M-DOT and Termonologyand opened for many well-known artists including 50 Cent,Ja Rule, Ashanti, Method Man, The Clipse and many more.
The upcoming Trendency debut, Unleashed, was recorded by Sean Slaughter ofSlaughter Music Group and features tracks with former Cross Movement artist R-Swift as well asK-Drama, Promise, Byron Collinsand Avrex’s crew, The Lycans.Although Unleashedmaintains a solid underground feel consistent with his trademark backpack rap style, Avrex is already working on new material which is expected to take him in a whole new direction by incorporating more mainstream musical elements in the vein of V. Rose’s feature withFlame.