Stands for "Raps on Contact". Also known as Sol46, and his real name, Bryan Jones
(not to be confused
with the late Brian Jones
of The Rolling Stones
R.O.C. is a rapper from Detroit
who cofounded the group House Of Krazees
. The original lineup HOK broke up in 1997, and the two other members of the group, Jamie and Paul, went on to form Twiztid
. R.O.C. tried to keep House of Krazees going with another rapper, Skrapz, but problems with the label led to R.O.C. and Skrapz forming Halfbreed and recording for another label before having a falling out. R.O.C. continued to work as a solo rapper, releasing assorted albums on various labels before becoming the hype man for Blaze Ya Dead Homie
In 2008, R.O.C. signed with Hatchet House, a subsidiary of Psychopathic Records
. The following year, however, R.O.C. announced that he was retiring from music. This didn't last long, however, as he has recently returned to making music.
Some of his releases include X-Posed
, Welcome To The Darkside
and Oh, Hell No!
R.O.C. provides examples of the following tropes: