“El Chivo” was only thirteen years old when he came to the United States. He left his hometown in the province of Guanajuato, Mexico with his family in search of a better life, arriving in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Shortly after arriving, EL Chivo started school and quickly latched on to the music and culture of urban America. El Chivo started experimenting with music by mixing at house parties with his older brother, known as Dj Payback Garcia. They started experimenting with rhymes and creating their own music, hip hop in Spanish. The brothers started “Kinto Sol” encouraging El Chivo to make a guest appearance after they realized his enthusiasm and dedication to music. All of the Kinto Soldados were quick to accept El Chivo’s lyrical style