An Olean, NY native - CARN3Y grew up a fan of hip hop and its culture. However, despite having been a lifelong fan, CARN3Y didn’t start writing rhymes until 2017 at the age of 25 and didn’t record his first record until 2018 at the age of 26.
Since beginning his rap journey, CARN3Y has now released 4 albums. In March of 2021, CARN3Y released his first ever album entitled “RYANCARNEYTED”. Following his debut, on the week of Juneteenth during that same year, he released a collaborative album called “Blackfest: The Album” which featured several up and coming artists from the Olean, NY area. CARN3Y then released his sophomore solo album “Rookie of the Year” in March of 2022 and followed that up with “Blackfest 2: The Sequel” in June of 2022.