Rapper who broke onto the independent music scene in 2007 with his self-released debut album Preposterously Dank. In 2010, his single "I'm Awesome" was certified Gold in the United States.
He got his start in a rock band called The Frothy Four. He turned to rapping after graduating from Wells High School in Wells, Maine.
His mixtape Dankonia, whose title is a play on Outkast's album Stankonia, consists of himself rapping entirely over Outkast beats.
His real name is Ryan Michael Peters. His parents are Mary and Michael Peters.
He appeared on "Red Cup (I Fly Solo)" by Cash Cash, featuring DJ Jean Paul Makhlouf.