Jonathan Mccollum (born August 16, 1980), better known by his stage name Rittz, is an American rapper from Gwinnett County, Georgia. He is currently signed to Tech N9ne's Strange Music label. His debut album The Life and Times of Jonny Valiant was released on April 30, 2013.
Early life and career
Born in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania, Rittz was raised in a suburban household in Gwinnett County, Georgia. Rittz was born into a musical family, he, his twin sister and their brother had always been exposed to music. The fact that their parents were heavily into rock and roll ensured that the kids were always around instruments or in studios. The family moved from Waynesburg, Pennsylvania to the Atlanta outskirts when he was eight years old. During the earlier part of the millennium though, around 2003, Rittz's career had hit a wall. His career had led to countless disappointments. “I won Battlegrounds on Hot 107.9, got retired and shit and... Read more