Ralphie Ray releases mixtape ‘Livin My Life Up’



The hip-hop artist and songwriter known as Ralphie Ray has released his latest mixtape, “Livin My Life Up.” It has been released on his own 5 Star Lifestyle Music Group record label, of which he is himself founder and CEO. “’Livin My Life’ is a laid-back, uplifting feeling kinda track produced by Tony Bella.” he writes of his debut release. The following is a short interview regarding “Livin My Life Up” and Ray’s 5 Star Lifestyle Music Group.


Who writes your songs?

Ray – “Me, myself and my music group, 5SLMG! Nothing but the best!”


Please list some of your artistic influences.

Ray – “Too many. Love music! It’s food for the soul, so eat up!”


What message does your album share with its listeners?


Ray – “I’m no one to tell people what they need or should do, but if you look around it’s obvious there are many more followers in this world than leaders. I believe anyone can do what they want to do regardless of ethnicity or where they came from. All I’m trying to say is be a leader, live your life because it’s your life, and be grateful for what you have! Count your blessings daily – amen.”


Is there anything else you’d like to tell your listeners?


Ray – “Also be on the look out For Dj Paige. He is the next biggest thing in the house scene!”


Ralphie Ray is a featured performer on Dj Paige’s “The Paige Project.” The track on which Ray is featured is described as an up-tempo house / hip-hop track called “Hands in the Sky.


“Livin My Life Up” by Ralphie Ray is available online worldwide from 5 Star Lifestyle Music Group.


-S. McCauley

Staff Press Release Writer



The single “Livin My Life Up” is distributed globally by MondoTunes (www.MondoTunes.com) and is available at iTunes for convenient purchase and download


MondoTunes (www.mondotunes.com) supplies the largest music distribution in the world and provides upstream services for many major labels in search of breakout artists. While most independent distributors reach only 45-50 retailers despite charging needless monthly and yearly fees, MondoTunes reaches over 750 retailers and mobile partners in over 100 world regions without any monthly or yearly fees.





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