Born Brad Jordan, he is a Texas-based hip hop artist and former member of the Geto Boys who is considered one of the top lyricists in rap history.
He signed his first record deal with Rap-A-Lot-Records in 1987.
He had three platinum albums in the '90s: The Diary (1994), The untouchable (1997), and My Homies (1998).
He got married to Karrine Steffans, but divorced her to be with his mistress. He had a son named Brandon with Melissa Lollis.
He featured Ice Cube on his single "Hand of the Dead Body."