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My Life & Music

by Young City Ru

R&B's Newest Sensation. Come witness a true masterpiece. This is feel good music that feels like a breath of fresh air.
Genre: Urban/R&B: R&B Rap mix
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  Song Share Time Download
1. Intro
Young City Ru
2:31 $0.99
2. Curious
Young City Ru
3:21 $0.99
3. Addicted
Young City Ru
2:56 $0.99
4. Let's Ride
Young City Ru feat. Corner Boy
4:12 $0.99
5. Rewind
Young City Ru
4:23 $0.99
6. Do You
Young City Ru
4:07 $0.99
7. Come Lay With Me
Young City Ru
4:44 $0.99
8. Wait Till I Get There
Young City Ru
4:57 $0.99
9. Let Me Count The Ways
Young City Ru
3:17 $0.99
10. Cinderella Simone
Young City Ru
4:26 $0.99
11. Be Gone
Young City Ru
5:02 $0.99
12. Things Change
Young City Ru
4:28 $0.99
13. Roses
Young City Ru
3:39 $0.99
14. Hypnotized
Young City Ru
3:56 $0.99
Downloads are available as MP3-320 files.


Album Notes
Rufus Williams A.K.A Young City Ru hails from Hartford CT. A city that is known to the world as the Insurance Capital. To outsiders looking in, one might view Hartford as a wealthy town but the truth be told is that Hartford is a poverty stricken town with a lot of musical talent but no musical influences. It is a city where artist get passed by as tour busses go back and forth to bigger markets such as Boston and New York. It is a city that Rufus Williams A.K.A Young City Ru has ascended to the throne with such priorities as getting a deal for himself and to put his city and state on the map where they belong.

Rufus began his musical career at church, as do so many other artists. At the tender age of 7 he began singing in the church choir and never looked back. As time went on Rufus never let go of his passion and by the time he was in middle school he had formed a group called "Cappuccino" which had a lot of success on the local circuit. Cappuccino remained together throughout high school and shortly after graduation they decided to move to Los Angeles California to pursue their dreams. Not reaching the goal of getting signed to a major deal the group disbanded and "Young City Ru" was born. Rufus ended up with the name Young City Ru because he has always hung around an older crowd leaving him as the youngest and always repped his city of Hartford to the fullest and Ru is of course short for Rufus thus leaving him with the name of "Young City Ru" which is a perfect description of him especially since Ru means soul.

Rufus has a wide range of musical influences such as Sam Cooke, James Brown, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Boyz II Men, Brian McKnight and Carl Thomas. These artists have had the biggest impact on Ru's career. A quote to always remember from Ru is that "Music is my life and I will never stop using the gift I have to sing, write and compose music." This is My Life & Music.



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Francky Soul

just perfect !!
I received it from Paris and I just want to say Thanks..
A great album with a beautifull voice...
all tracks are different and very well played..
I m loving it and if you love good R&B closed your eyes and Take it fast..
Francky From Paris


Very good vocals, cd ace.
Lets ride tracks my fav, all in all very good album.


Awesome music, love the cd....thanks.


excellent album, i play this cd all the time.
when is the next album. i think this says it all.

CD Baby

Combining hip hop and R&B should be easy enough, but often the resulting songs get mired in a predicament: They're either too club for the street or too street for the club. Tried and true, this ultra modern collection of tracks doesn't stumble, combining the bass heavy beats of the more radio-friendly hip hop joints while smoothing it out with thick verses and hooks that tinge on a neo-soul feel. Evening out the R&B presence, a few guest rappers step up to the mic and flow, leaving out the posturing and keeping the vibe as steady as possible. That's not to say this record is soft: While there are a good amount of slow jams for the ladies, there is a variance in the approach that keeps the mood from going stale. It's this same method that channels throughout, combining key elements and utilizing the strongest points, all while maintaining a strong focus that won't let the listener turn away.


Its a hit!!
It's a Hit all day and night. All the songs are good. $$$$

someones mom

a fan
Keep pursuing your passion my friend, you\'ve got what it takes. Don\'t let anything stand in the way of your dreams. I can\'t wait to receive my copy of your CD and look forward to more.

Buppy C ( London DJ )

Excellent CD, getting a lot of request for the track rewind and have started to play this in clubs and radio. very good Cd.

charlene Garcia

Sweet and oh so there
Young City Ru: My Life & Music a definite cd to buy. Very much different from the other types of cds I purchase at the store. I listen to his music all the time. Never can get tired of it.
His voice is so beautiful.


I swear its hot, cant wait to get the Album, all of CT needs this
I think you doin excelent on this CD, you need to produce another 1 because U gon make it top the charts no lie, keep doin your thing, the CD is Excelent!! Let's Ride and Addicted..yeah i should b seein a video out soon on BET, But keep doin ur thing Young City Ru..your about to be the next hottest thing out there in the music world..
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