Ray Perez is a native of the Rio Grande Valley who first entered into the music scene as a teenager in his first band, Brio. They played local festivals and keggers and built a solid following of their peers. The introduction of Social Media on the internet made Ray Perez become a more globally recognized artist whose music has been heard around the world, including a song that was played at the Toronto International Film Festival, and The BFI in London. Ray Perez has also collaborated with Hollywood Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt on the actor's collaborative production website, hitRECord.org. Read more... to work on a rap song that was included on the website's first anthology, hitRECord RECollection Volume 1, which also includes artists, Sean Lennon and Charlotte Kemp Muhl of the band the GOASTT. Ray Perez also recently landed the role of "Beggar" in "A Night In Old Mexico" opposite Academy Award Winner, Robert Duvall. Ray Perez continues to contribute to his local community through his involvement with The Vangoes Movement and other music projects.