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The Eminem of Mexican Music is African American: El Compa Negro

by Hso Hkam | Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Rhyan Lowery is a black 19-year-old from Compton who fell in love with Mexican rancheros, a horse-raising culture that dominates the country backwater of Perris where his family moved when he was a teen. Now he's a bilingual Spanish-language TV network phenom who sings corrido at big clubs across SoCal and the nation, where second-generation Mexican-Americans are his biggest fans. Read the full story: Will Corrido Fans Accept an African American Singer from Compton?

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