New York Golden Gloves and United States champion and silver medalist at the 1991 Pan American Games.
He had to overcome asthma as a child. He began training at Jimmy O'Pharrow's Starrett City Boxing Club in Brooklyn at age 17.
He is also an actor who has appeared in films like Bad Boys II and The Wackness. He is a NFT enthusiast.
He was previously married to Alana Wilson.
He was featured alongside Lauryn Hill on The Fugees' classic album The Score.