Only about five years after becoming an active rapper, he established Rocky Road Records, his very own label.
He has released a number of mixtapes, including Rocko Dinero, Gift of Gab, and Wordplay.
He and R&B singer Monica had two children, named Rodney and Romelo. His first son, Ramone, was born in 1995 and he had a fourth son in 2014.
He came out with a controversial song called "U.O.E.N.O.," which featured Rick Ross.