Born in Harlem, NY and was raised in Suffolk County, NY. JoeyBattz started writing songs and recording at a young age. Becoming the product of his environment, he was forced into gang activities. In 2000 Joey lost his mother, Linda Combs to cancer. Joey didn't know his father Jose Muniz, till the year 2010. Joey conceived his first child Matthew Muniz in 2002 at the age of 20 which changed his life for the better.
In 2005, JoeyBattz decided to put together his first project so that the public can get to know him as artist. He later dropped his first solo mix tape “Battz Begins” In (2008), He performed tracks off his first mix tape "Battz Begins" at Club Pyramid winning his first competition. Joey's first radio show was on 90.1 Street Fm radio. From 2009 to 2010 he worked on performing at local open mic nights. At BB-Kings (2011), Battz performed as a featured artist.
JoeyBattz joined forced with Hit-Squad and recently dropped "Symphony 2013", featuring PMD and Tm Takeover. Since then Joey's music has reached Hartford CT Hot93.7 interviewed by Dj Buck on the morning show, Also in June2013 Joey had one of his songs debuted by Dj Tony Touch on Shade45 in Manhattan Ny. Late 2013 Joey received a call from The Nymrod C.E.O of "Federal District Rec" about his music which later set Joey up for a signed deal with F.D.R & Universal MG Since then JoeyBattz has done several interviews on MixBully.com, Strong Island.com, DTF Radio, 90.1, 101.3 & Wu World Radio. JoeyBattz also performed for the 2013 & 2014 Marathon in Manhattan, NY.
JoeyBattz released his 1st solo album on Federal District Rec "The Dugout!" 11/21/2013 also resulting in a major global release for his hit single “In My Zone” Music video available on YouTube, ITunes, Google Play, Amazon, ect. On Jun 3, 2014. JoeyBattz and Nymrod dropped their first collaboration “My Ni**az” also resulting in a global release on all major digital mp3 sites. Their Music video for “My Ni**az” also dropped on YouTube the same day. Later that year JoeyBattz released his second album “The FiyahHouse LP” on Oct 31st, 2014. In Aug 2015 JoeyBattz & Nymrod decided to drop another collaboration “what you wanna do". Performing that debut single at BB-Kings. That second collab single went so well they came back with a third collaboration for Nymrod's “It’s just different” album releasing the new Hit single global release “It’s just different” off PYN Records powered by WuTang Management.
JoeyBattz is now working on another solo album called "The Night Shift" Ep dropping 2017. The first single "Switch It On Em" and the video dropped July 2017. Stay Tuned for more to come from Joey Battz. He is what the Hip Hop community has been waiting for.
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