Biography: Big SilenCA is a LA based West Coast music recording & performing rap artist. He began writing poetry in his childhood neighborhood of Rincon Indian Reservation at the Native American Charter School across the street from the Rincon Market. He began songwriting & recording his raps at the age of 16. His love for rap & hip hop music was heavily influenced by his upbringing on the “Rez”. Big SilenCA grew up in a family that always played music & were talented singers & musicians. His songwriting, musical talent & lyricism is admired by his peers earning him the 2012 SouthBay Best New Hip Hop Artist award presented to him by Jayo Felony’s Loco Entertainment group. He won the 2021 Entrepreneur of the Year award by Binge TV & the Hood & Associates record label. Big SilenCA’s track “What Do I Desire” has recently gone viral with over 13,000 reels created with it on Instagram with over 6 million plays total. His song “So Cal Girl” off the Kush To My Ears album has received over 1,000,000 streams. Big SilenCA has reached over 2,000,000 streams in the past 2 years alone.
Big SilenCA’s albums are available on all major music platforms including iTunes, YouTube Music, Google Play, Spotify etc. He independently sold 20,000 copies of his debut album "Independent Gold" selling CDs on the streets of Los Angeles, San Diego & Rincon Indian Reservation. After the success of that album he has put out 7 more independent albums. He has been able to make a living off his music for the past ten years without a co-sign. He has almost 6,000 monthly Spotify listeners & growing. His music is distributed globally by Hood & Associates who is partnered with Universal Music Group & InGrooves Music. Big SilenCA’s YouTube has become a verified music artist channel you can find his latest music videos & songs on there.
Big SilenCA created his "West Coast We Active" clothing line in 2012. He sported his clothing line in his music videos ("I'm High" (featuring Slip Capone & Cyzer Loks), "I Don't Hear What You're Talkin' About") & while rockin stages since then. He has continuously sold out of all the merchandise he has put out for his West Coast “activists”. You can purchase his newest & latest West Coast We Active clothing & merchandise on his successful independent website www.WestCoastWeActive.com.
Big SilenCA has performed before thousands of fans at over 100 big stages alongside Nipsey Hussle, YG, All 5 members of Bone Thugs & Harmony, Suga Free, Baby Bash, Fat Joe, Redman, Slip Capone, Spice 1, Dogg Pound Daz & Kurupt, Das FX, Freestyle Fellowship, Aceyalone, Myka 9, Medusa, Planet Asia, Strongarm Steady, Crooked I, Rappin 4 Tay etc. Big celebrities enjoy his performances such as Shane Mosley, the real Rick Ross & the Bishop Don Magic Juan etc. The big stages are not a problem for Big SilenCA he embraces it with excellence. Big SilenCA has appeared in numerous music videos including “Thug Luv” by Thug Angel & the Outlawz & “Lowrider” by Daz Dillinger aka Dilly Tha Dogg.
In 2019, he released the single titled “Dead Soldier” on all music platforms. The music video was filmed in Los Angeles, CA by cinematographer DoubleDee and released exclusively on Latin Beast TV.. On September 25, 2019 Big SilenCA released his 6th album titled “Real Rap (Tha RR album). In February 2020 Big SilenCA released his single titled “Chuuuch”. Music video was released exclusively on Latin Beast TV. The video reached a high viewership. In 2020 Thug Angel & Big SilenCA released "Narcos" music single & music video. The video has been received with much acclaim. In March, 2020 Big SilenCA signed with Hood & Associates, Universal Music Group & Ingrooves . In April 2020, Big SilenCA released singles on Spotify, YouTube, iTunes, Google Play, Amazon etc. He released the songs "TipToeN'', "Cups Up, Canes Down","World's Gone Crazy", "Hell Yeah", and "Clearance Tag".
On July 4, 2020 Big SilenCA released his 7th album titled “Disco Funk”. It is his first all non-rap album. It features singles, “2000 and forever” “Don’t lose focus” “Lifestyle” “Gangsta Love”. In January 2021 Big SilenCA began producing & directing the Bishop Don Magic Juan “Bishop & Friends Show” on the Bishop’s YouTube & Instagram live. The show ran weekly every Saturday at 4:00pm for 9 months. The show had comedic legends such as Andy Dick, R&B divas such as Michel’le, Hip Hop legends such as Afroman & many of the hottest upcoming hip hop artists. Big SilenCA is currently running his own live stream podcast on all social media & podcast platforms. The show is titled “West Coast We Active Podcast”.
In January 2021 Big SilenCA released "Yeah Buddy" and "God Knows". On May 5, 2021 Big SilenCA released “Cinco De Mayo” and the music video for the track, it was released on WorldStar on July 26, 2021. In August 2021 Big SilenCA reached 2,000,000 views on his “Cinco de Mayo” music video. He was presented with a platinum plaque for the views by Hood & Associates label manager Ditch.
On July 29, 2021 Big SilenCA received the “Entrepreneur of The Year” award presented by Hood & Associates record label & Binge TV awards. On September 2, 2021 Big SilenCA released “My Rez” one of his best tracks written & a crowd favorite. People in the crowd often sing along to his songs at events he performs at. The video to “My Rez” was filmed on October 31, 2022 at Rincon Indian Reservation by Mr. EveryDamnDay. On September 24, 2021 Big SilenCA released the track “West Most Wanted” featuring legendary Bay Area rap artist Spice 1. On December 21, 2021 Big SilenCA released his music video for “West Most Wanted” featuring Bay Area Legend Spice 1. Video was filmed by MrEveryDamnDay1 also known as DoubleDee at Wax Studios in LA, CA. The video currently has 20,000 views.
On January 30, 2022 Big SilenCA released his video for “Land of Broken Dreams” featuring female LA rap artist Squishy. Video was filmed in Los Angeles, California by videographer Mr. EveryDamnDay.
Big SilenCA is currently working on his 8th studio album titled “Disco Funk 2”. He is currently being booked to tour the world and bring his music to the fans everywhere. He is available for interviews, appearances & performances. His management team West Coast We Active can send a full EPK upon request.