Shavo Odadjian is the founder and owner of the Los Angeles based cannabis lifestyle brand and cultivation company 22 Red. As a musician, he is the bass player for Armenian American heavy metal band System of a Down, but he has also collaborated with a founding member Wu-Tang Clan, RZA, and George Clinton from Parliament/Funkadelic, on the album, George Clinton and His Gangsters of Love. Other musicians on the album include RZA, Carlos Santana, John Frusciante from the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Sly Stone and others. Shavo has toured with and recorded with some of the biggest names in hip hop and heavy metal, and his bass style is a mix of thrash, punk and even has influences of funk and hip hop.
According to Odadjian, it was System of a Down guitarist Daron Malakian that got him into smoking pot in his early 20s in the early days just as the band was forming in the mid to late 1990s. SInce then he has been an advocate and entrepreneur with own cannabis company, 22 Red. The company is known for specializing in the highest quality genetic strains of cannabis, and offers a wide variety of strains and products, including pre rolls and vape oil pens.
Aside from THC Products 22 Red also provides all natural CBD Hemp products for wellness. These CBD products, including vape oil and tinctures, are lab tested, high potency, and broad spectrum. The hemp is grown in the USA, and concentrates and tinctures are pesticide and solvent free.
As the owner, Shavo Odadjian is also a proponent of cannabis use for both medical and recreational use, and used his passion for creativity and innovation to create the company. The 22 from 22 Red comes from Shavo’s respect for Numerology and is an homage to the number 22, which has a special meaning in Odadjian’s life.
For all of its cannabis products, 22 Red uses only the best, certified,highest quality premium cannabis. The company offers flowers and pre rolls of exclusive in house strains such as Mimosa 22, Church 22, 22 OG and Caramel Gelato. THC Vape pen cartridges are also available, in the strains of OG Kush, Strawberry Banana, and Watermelon.