Rapper who built a substantial following as an unsigned artist with mixtapes like 2012's End of Earth and 2013's In Dark Denim. These releases earned him acclaim from media outlets like Complex, who named him as one of the 25 New Rappers to Watch Out For in 2014.
He was raised in Sunnyvale, California. He began recording songs in 2005.
He has dabbled in rock music, having performed as a member of the hardcore band Leather as well as the pop-punk bands Sour Patch and How to: Summer.
His real name is Antonio Williams. His mother is Filipino.
Das Racist rapper Heems is featured on his 2014 album Heavy Hearted in Doldrums.