Known for his experimental and cutting edge singles and music videos for songs such as "Ride It" and "More Than Friends," he has additionally had 3 top 10 singles as a writer and producer with the KPOP group Super Junior as well as Girl Girls Generation, among many others.
He grew up the grandson of a preacher and began playing the drums at the age of five in his grandfather’s church choir.
He teamed up with renowned writer/Producer/Composer Alex Geringas and Dreamworks Animation on a series called All Hail King Julien which hit Netflix in December of 2014. Vill and Alex wrote, produced and performed the theme song for the series that led them to an Emmy Nomination in 2015.
In high school, he transitioned into DJing, which led him into joining a rap trio with his two brothers.
He gained a huge following in the US with his song “California Dreams,” which featured The Game.