R&B singer/songwriter who rose to fame in the 1990s. He's released two albums, numerous singles and E.P.s and caught his big break when he appeared in Jay-Z's rap cult flick Streets Is Watching.
He is from Bowman, South Carolina and his given name is Gerrell Gaddis.
He was the first male R&B singer to sign to New York City-based label Roc-A-Fella Records.
His mother's side of the family is very musical, but he's the only one who ever decided to pursue a career in the industry.