Fidel A. Castro (born August 24th, 1993) better known by his stage name Castro Escobar is a Mexican rapper/songwriter from West Columbia Texas. Mostly known for his songs “Risk it” “voicemail” and “Gimme Time” with Snow Tha Product. Castro was born in Rio Bravo Tamaulipas and was brought to the U.S as a child and migrated to Marietta Georgia where he spent most of his childhood. At the Age of 13 Castro and his family moved to West Columbia TX do to financial issues. Castro’s music is influenced by nothing more and nothing less than his life, From being an immigrant in the U.S to Violence and drinking in his household. Castro takes everything that has happened in his lifetime and applies it in his lyrics.
Castro started to rap along with his peers at the age of 16. Being from the Houston area Castro’s early rap Influences were mostly from Houston such as Slim Thug, Paul wall, chamillionare, Lil Ke Ke, SPM, UGK. After quite some time Castro decided to take the music a little more serious and invested in original beats, music videos and features such as Kap G for his projects. The song “My work” ft Kap G gained the attention from many people and there is now a “My work pt.2” with Snow tha Product as well.
Castro has 3 projects (2 mixtapes & 1 EP) that are available in every music platform. His recent project “Fidel’s Snack” is his most personal and maybe his best one yet. Castro decided to put everything that has happened to him in the last year and put it in his music from loosing his home to loosing his mother to Breast Cancer. Castro is currently a part of the Vibehigher crew with Snow Tha Product and has more music and projects on the way.