Born Nicholas Williams, he became known for the single "All Gold Everything" and his debut album Don't Be S.A.F.E.
He attended Catholic school as a child, and suffered a head injury at age seven that erased his memory.
He signed with Def Jam Records in 2012 for a reported $2,000,000, and became the CEO of Gold Gang Records.
His family relocated from New York to Atlanta, Georgia when he was a child.
He has cited Jay-Z as one of his major musical influences.