He was born on October 14th 1984 in Long Island, New York. Where at a young age he fell in love with the drums. He would play on pots and pans books and whatever else could make a sound. His love for music started with his father. His father would alway play reggae, R&B and the oldies. Although he never formally took lessons, He excelled as a drummer with natural talent. He progressed and honed his skills as he began to play for various singers, artists, open mics, gospel concerts and gospel choirs.