TYDRE (fka Troubled Mal) is a Rapper, Podcast Host, Community Activist and College Graduate - his lyrical content and style of hip hop engages listeners, incorporates high energy dance routines and leaves audiences clamoring for more.
Tydre is a native New Yorker born and raised between Mount Vernon and the Bronx. A graduate of Virginia State University, Tydre organized campus concerts that featured Fabolous, 21 Savage, G Herbo, Lil Durk and many others.
Tydre released his debut single No Negativity that encourage listeners to overcome negative energy and press forward. In a recent interview with the legendary Fatman Scoop, Tydre explained “ I want my music to positively impact youth and uplift our communities.”
Tydre believes education is an important part of his music journey and enjoys motivational speaking. Creating music that not only entertains but educates is part of his lyrical content noted in his thought provoking video Blacker the Berry.
Recently, Tydre signed with Clean Money Music™ — a Brand of Hip Hop Created For Artists Who Understand the Influence and Power In Lyrical Content. TYDRE represented Clean Money Music™ with his crew and gave stellar performances on the main stage during HARLEM WEEK (the largest Black outdoor festival in New York City), the New York City Marathon (the largest marathon in the world), Summer Stage, Health, Wealth & Music Tour, Marcus Garvey Park and other venues throughout New York.