Active - 2006 - 2020 |
Born - Nov 26, 1975 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States |
- Is of Palestinian descendent./Both his parents were musicians and played Arabic music.
- Was encouraged by his parents to pursue a career in the music industry.
- Is a fan of late singer Marvin Gaye.
- Started working at a record store in New Orleans at the age of 18, where he met Lil Wayne and Birdman in 1993.
- Gained popularity in Miami as a radio DJ at the beginning of his music career, and played at 99 Jamz, a popular hip-hop radio station.
- Is involved with charities including Global Fund, aimed to help fight AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria.
- Is an advocate for improving the lives of children from underserved communities through his foundation We The Best.