Violist also known as Wil B who is most famous for being one half of the hip-hop strings duo Black Violin. He has appeared on shows like Showtime at the Apollo, of which he was crowned the winner in 2005, and released albums like 2015's Stereotypes.
He originally wanted to become a saxophonist but was put into a string class by a teacher. He attended Florida State University.
His profile was raised considerably after performing with Alicia Keys at the Billboard Awards.
He was born in Florida.
He performed at the inauguration festivities of President Barack Obama in 2013.