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Born in 2002 and raised the the Syracuse New York area, Amethyst RX aka Astro Boy, is a Syracuse New York area based rapper and recording artist.
His first studio album release entitled "Saturday Morning" (Astro Boy Music Publishing) debuts November 2017 on Soundcloud with digital distribution to follow, including iTunes, Tidal, Amazon MP3, Spotify, Apple Music, Google Play, iHeart Radio and many more.
Lyrically potent, with an ear toward modern and intricate rhyme-flows, all songs are from the heart. A
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Amethyst RX, Born 2002,(born 20 June 1982), better known by his stage name Example, is an English rapper, singer, songwriter and record producer signed to Epic Records and Sony Music. He has also acted in numerous movies. His name arose due to his initials being E.G., which is an abbreviation of the Latin phrase exempli gratia ("for example").
Example first found success with the release of his second studio album, Won't Go Quietly, which peaked at number 4 on the UK Albums Chart and peaked at number 1 on the UK Dance Chart. and followed his debut album "What We Made" which was heavily hip-hop influenced due to Gleave only knowing a hip-hop record producer at the time. The album had two top 10 singles, "Won't Go Quietly" and "Kickstarts". His third album Playing in the Shadows was released on 4 September 2011. The album topped the charts with two number 1 singles, "Changed the Way You Kiss Me" (produced by Michael Woods) and "Stay Awake" (produced by electronic duo Nero). His fourth album, The Evolution of Man was released on 19 November 2012 and peaked at number 13 on the UK Albums Chart and also peaked at number 1 on the UK Dance Chart.