Rapper who rose to fame at only thirteen after the release of his debut single "Head of My Class" which featured the voice of hip hop superstar Chris Brown. He was discovered by the rapper after dancing with him at the Grammys.
He found his love of rap music at only five years old listening to classic stars like Bow Wow. Seeing his affinity for hip hop, his mother later entered him in Showtime at the Apollo.
An actor as well as a rapper, he earned one of his earliest acting credits playing Daniel in an episode of the hit television series Lost.
He was born Jermaine Smith in Baltimore, Maryland. His father is Elton Smith.
He performed alongside both Chris Brown and Myles Brown at the Grammys.