That's the business. I've never been socially conscious, and I'm not into empty battle rap. Although I'm not filthy rich, I know how to party and ball with the best of them. I got skill and charisma, what else do I need???
Essentially, my music reflects my persona and attitudes. I like women. I like the nightlife. I like sex. I like alcohol. I like dressing nice. I like fast cars. If you like what I like, you may dig my tracks.
I first started rhyming back in 1994, in a group called . I was ghostwriting for my partner Splash as well. Although I'm from the South, I was very much influenced by both Snoop Dogg's and Wu-Tang's .
Upon moving to Miami a year later, I was more influenced by the decidedly East Coast style that runs rampant down there. I've made recent moves with and .
, is definitely in the building.
No live shows of my own material as of yet. (Unless you count those few talent showcases a few years back.)
MCs who've influenced me include Jay-Z, LL Cool J, Big Daddy Kane, Snoop Dogg, Eightball & MJG, Three 6 Mafia, Biggie, and just about all of Wu-Tang.
Musically, I have varied tastes. From smooth R&B/soul to the hyperkinetics of pop and techno. I dig it all. I think it's reflected in my production.
Producers who've influenced me include Puff Daddy (yeah, I said it), Pete Rock, the RZA, DJ Paul & Juicy J, Kanye West, and of course my mentor JUST BLAZE!
Currently working on several projects, chief among them is the street album and the project.