I AM UGLYFACE aka A1 is a Pittsburgh PA based rapper!! Born in Fresno CA and growing up there is a big part of where his sound and influence comes from. With a degree in audio engineering and music production from Full Sail University, Uglyface has been producing his own music for years.
This is a story of highs and lows mostly because getting too high brought him to some very low points in life. Now fueled by honest effort positive thinking and never giving up no matter what more doors have opened and a better quality of mind body and soul is apparent.
I AM UGLYFACE started as a rap group called Uglyface in Orlando FL. College roommates A1 and Wiles started creating music in their apartment while in school. Wiles is from Huntington WV so after graduating a few months after Wiles A1 moved to Huntington WV with the 3rd member of Uglyface Raoul Duke. Huntington WV and the state of WV is a major part of the mold for I Am Uglyface. WV rap artists and producers like Duke Johnson, 6’6 240, Nauseous, Bigg Kutta, Dinosaur Burps, Meuwl, Buzzyshine, DJ Charlie Blac, and DJ Monstalung were influential people in creating the sound of I Am Uglyface.
Nowadays, I Am Uglyface works with hometown Pittsburgh artists Lexa terrestrial, Narue Pearson Harley Dyse, Zenny Barz, ScrapWilson, Chon Pryor, Kiki Lorde Lyrics, Eskimo Joe, Roscoe Wiki, Really Jones, and John Van Kirk.
I Am Uglyface represent an outlaw mentality and lifestyle that also promotes doing better for yourself, being responsible with your own life and helping the next man no matter what. Humor and a dark outlook of reality are the two ways you could classify I Am Uglyface. Among other things I Am Uglyface aka A1 is a licensed PA contractor and owns a profitable roofing business that services the Pittsburgh area.
Even though I Am Uglyface has struggled with drug addiction and self-destructive behavior that has led him to jails and institutions I Am Uglyface is living proof if you believe in yourself and put forth the effort to succeed and do better all-around that anything is possible…
NOTHING TO IT BUT TO DO IT