Nathaniel De La Rosa, better known as Bodega Bamz, is an emerging artist from Spanish Harlem, New York. The 2012 mixtape release of Strictly 4 P.A.P.I.Z. showcased Bodega Bamz artistry and further solidified his place in the hip-hop community.
In alliance with Ohla, his manager, confidant and brother, they established a hip-hop movement known as ‘TanBoys’. ‘TanBoys’ is a collective of Hispanic MC’s that aims to unite, strengthen and empower the Latin community of hip-hop. Bodega Bamz, along with TanBoys, have a loyal and dedicated following.
Since then, Bodega Bamz has gone on several nationwide tours, performing with artists such as Danny Brown and Flatbush Zombies.
In 2015, Bodega Bamz showcased another one of his talents by making his acting debut in his own cult film The Streets Owe Me and Hell Train.
He released his highly anticipated album entitled Sidewalk Exec, a V. Don produced project that was well received due to its raw narratives.