Born and raised on Chicago’s “West Side”, BARNONE THE M.O.D. refined his skills performing in local venues as a solo artist and as a member of two of Chicago’s hottest “Under Ground” Hip Hop groups: N.O.M.A.D.S. and C-FAM. BARNONE is among the hottest Midwest hip-hop artists today, his dedication to distinctive music has produced multiple sensational projects: Whip it Like ah Chevy; Not Friends; I’m ah Boss; and Dat Heat are some of his latest.
BARNONE is the founder of the independent record label Closed Casket Entertainment LLC (C.C.E.). In 2011, he released one mix CD of new music Family First which are currently being sold. This music was recorded as BARNONE THE M.O.D. also as a member N.O.M.A.D.S. and C-FAM. Now BARNONE has put together his new album CARDIAC ARREST with heavy hitting feature's from BRICK SQUAD MONOPOLY'S artist BO DEAL an affiliate PAPER BOY DA GREAT an some of the hottest up an coming artist from the midwest.
BARNONE continues to work with many Midwest Hip Hop and R&B talent on their projects and his own. He also works with numerous producers, both new to the business and those advancing their careers!
BARNONE continues to travel throughout the Midwest building an excited fan base that appreciates his passion. His work on numerous projects has achieved local acclaim about his lyrical content and performance skills. In 2012, BARNONE will focus on recording and releasing his debut album. This singular focus ensures BARNONE THE M.O.D. will remain a force on the Hip Hop scene.
"Why release the album week by week until the whole thing is out. I'd rather he just give us 2 videos/singles then drop the disc. on June 3rd or earlier. We been fiending for new music from 50 we all going to play the sh*t out before the album…"
"I told ya n***** man,, now listen to that beat!! Hahahaha,,a hater must be crying right now,,for real for real,,,,,for us who know s***,,,we heard fif when said,,,I had the style 10 years ago I just didn't use it ,,,we knew what the n**** meant…"