Born in Cleveland Ohio and raised in Canton Ohio, part of his life Rayshaun Hastings aka Ray CartaGino is a hip-hop artist, producer, songwriter CEO spent the last 20 years on his grind writing music's recording doing shows, opening for acts such as Twista, Hopsin, Gorilla Zoe, Steve Stone, BETs creator of 106&Park Pat Charles and many others. He has been featured in many magazines and has performed at some of the biggest venues, such as The Hard Rock Cafe in Atlanta, The House of Blues in Cleveland and The Vortex Night Concert Club In Akron and many others throughout Ohio and other States. He's featured on mixtapes and a tin of other things but Hyped doesn’t even explain half the feeling you will have when you hear his music Many artists could learn a lot by listening to his tracks which is something that isn’t said that often these days.CartaGino really knows how to throw down an intensified groove, while remaining true to his roots and sticking up for his city. This makes him an endearing character, and easy person to root for but In the last 3 years, writer, CEO, father, producer, stop the violence advocate and national travel performing artist. Many know of Cartagino and what he brings to the table – the will, determination and the “won’t-give-up-attitude”, the love for family most important The Indie Label CEO has his site on much bigger things tho self-branding an energy Fitness drink entitled Da' Sauce a Women workout Fitness line & Mens Urban Wear Line entitled Sauce Gang Clothing are some of the new ventures .