Von Vargas is a music artist, producer, songwriter, visual artist and an advocate for justice from Baltimore, Md. His music speaks to and for those who’ve been overlooked, outcasts, and impoverished. He’s passionate about creating music that highlights solutions to social ills and pit falls that plague our communities.
He’s been featured on Hip Hop DX, Fusicology, Jukebox DC, Hip Hop TV Japan, and numerous times in The Baltimore City Paper as well as other media outlets. Von serves as Governor on the Board Of Governors for The Grammy Washington DC Chapter (known as The Recording Academy). Von is also an Alumni Member of Raw Artist (Baltimore). Von Vargas is responsible for Music Marketing Ads, Hip- Hop Ads and Campaigns for: CBS Sports, United Healthcare, American Cancer Society, Changes Enterprises / Dickies Workwear and more.
Von is currently the co-owner of Creative Development Studios, which allows him to maximize his talents while serving corporate clients, community clients and students of the Baltimore City Public Schools system. This Summer 2015, Von Vargas is set to release his upcoming album Metropolis Binocular. Von’s latest works include: World Famous Lexington Market, Famiglia Foreve’r Christiano, The Harvest Volumes 1 & 2 and numerous mixtapes.
Von Vargas is a supporter of #saveadopeboy founded by the late Derrick Jones.