Kolyon on Becoming Institutionalized While in Prison from 16 to 20

Florida rapper Kolyon explains what it was like being institutionalized in his formative years from 16 to 20, as he said that he no longer worried about real people problems or the outside world while he was in jail. While in prison, Kolyon started writing rhymes and rapping, and he got so good that he won a talent show that was judged by the corrections officers.

During the conversation, Kolyon shared the meaning behind his name, and having his first big hit with “Do the Kolyon.” To hear more of what he had to say, hit the above clip.