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Entertainer & Businessman

Larry Thurman Pretlow II (born June 19, 1989, in Washington, D.C., United States), is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, and politician. He is more commonly known by his stage name LaPret.


LaPret was a founding member of the rap group PROFOUND INTENT (2006) and the Hip-Hop duo Keen Starz (2010).

LaPret has been an active writer member of the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP) since March 2007.

LaPret has earned an A.A. degree in Legal Studies and a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of Maryland Global Campus. He will graduate with an MPA in Law & Public Policy from Liberty University in Spring 2025.


His career experience includes being the CEO of LaPret World LLC.

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