Terrell "RisN" Boyd (aka RisN)
is a multi-talented musician that not only does music production but raps, sings, plays various musical instruments, composes musical scores, and writes songs of the most popular genres of music. He is also the founder of New Rise Entertainment. As a rising music artist, who is also a native of Chicago, he is all too familiar with the pressures of managing academic expectations despite burnout and school violence. Losing his brother to street violence at the age of 14, RisN developed a passion for making a difference. RisN and his team created an innovative approach to educate students about the power of education. RisN was recently a part Chicago's Youth Advocates Program’s nonviolence tour. He captivated audiences with his music and charisma, while delivering a message of empowerment to hundreds of students.