When the world gets its first glimpse of you on television, it can be hard, if not impossible, to ever overcome the "reality show star" label plastered to you. But against all the odds, former X-Factor star Astro is becoming one of the exceptions. After leaving a deal with Epic Records, Astro's recommited himself to staying real and making real music, most notably on his new album, Computer Era.
Going from the reality show spotlight to earning respect as one of hip-hop's dopest pure, young emcees is a story so extraordinary I had to talk to Astro in person, and the result is a profile interview we're running in partnership with Green Label.
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