Better known by his stage name of Albe Back, this hip-hop artist, actor, and spoken-word poet released his debut album, Hi, in 2009. A year later, he recorded a mixtape titled Back 2 Dope.
At the age of twenty-three, he acted in the Chris Robinson-directed coming-of-age film ATL. He went on to appear in Harold and Kumar 2.
In 2010, he began an internet interview project called The One Minute Show.
He grew up in New York City's Bronx borough in a family of African-American and Puerto Rican heritage.
He and the rapper Fabolous (John Jackson) collaborated on a 2008 track titled "Mira Mira."