Screen Shot 2018-04-18 at 10.28.37 PM founder CEO & Rappreneur

Langston Carrier, professionally known, as "Bang" of, has taken a game-changing approach to rap entrepreneurship. Kicking off his career in the music industry, he founded Turning Point Recordz in 2000, producing and engineering over 30 albums for Houston artists on the rise. With an expertise in business management, he has helped numerous artists start and run their own record labels—continually teaching the importance of independent ownership.

His aspirations for a more proactive approach to the
product and service function of the music industry,
influenced his creation of in 2003, a full-service media company, specializing in high-
definition video production, editing, graphic design, printing services and often referred to as the largest CD/DVD duplicator in Texas.
Quickly living up to the coined term “Mo Bang 4 Ya Buck,” Carrier shot, edited, pressed, and distributed over 1000 music videos, documentaries and live performances for new and established Houston rap artists, such as Z-Ro, Paul Wall, Lil Flip, and K-Rino.

Through building key relationships in the industry and having a natural aptitude for project execution, he opened new doors for artists in Houston, TX with unique service packages for printing, merchandising, audio and video products, artist management, and booking agent services. A historically successful South by Southwest (SXSW®) Conference participant, Carrier pioneered as a top resource for
attending artists in need of exposure by providing merchandise, street promotion, marketing strategy, show booking, and event facilitation.

Beyond his CEO success—having worked with over 10,000 artists and developing key relationships with rappers such as Bun B, Trae Tha Truth and Lil Keke—Carrier’s entrepreneurial endeavors have expanded beyond music. He specializes as a brand strategist, business consultant, and project manager for a multitude of entrepreneurs. Over the course of his tenured career, he attributes the quality of his client network to a high level of integrity, consistency, and relentless work- ethic. A true man of ambition and grit, Carrier has grossed millions of dollars as a sought out service-provider in the rap community and finds himself in a unique position to teach the game to promising artists and music enterprisers.

Realizing the impact of rap music and rap culture on the world, he strives to continue using his business prowess and industry knowledge to educate and empower artists to remain independent and apply his shared knowledge to leverage themselves to grow wealth.