Southern rap outfit Hard Focus on began as the single work of Michigan-born, Florida-raised rapper Ryan Fleming. Merging hip-hop, nation, and Southern rock and roll, Fleming first increased through the open-mike picture in his hometown of Springtime Hill, Florida, after that gained exposure through the entire South as he performed and self-released several CDs. Through the web, he struck up a a friendly relationship with Czech rapper Marpo, and both finished up collaborating on several paths and guesting on each other’s albums. After greater than a 10 years working like a single act, Fleming became a member of makes with Dustin Bennett, another like-minded Southern MC from Georgia, and fellow Floridian Wesley Breit, who works as the group’s maker. In 2016, Hard Focus on collaborated with Georgia-based nation rap duo the Lacs beneath the name Racket Region and released the recording Welcome to Dodge Town.