He grew up on the south side of Chicago. He then began drumming at age 15 alongside the Grammy-nominated Ricky Dillard and the New Generation Chorale.
In 2013, he was nominated for a Grammy for Best Gospel Song.
He was born into a family of musicians. His father is famed singer-songwriter Willie Rodgers. He has dated Ashlyn Garcia.
He has toured as the drummer for popular R&B musician R Kelly.