He was part of a rap group called 2 Too Many in high school.
He and his wife Rebecca raised more than $2,000,000 for the presidential campaign of Barack Obama. He joined Spotify in 2016.
He and Rebecca have five children together. His father served 12 years in prison for a murder, which occurred when Troy was 7 years old.
His Coalition Media Group helped to launch the careers of many famous artists such as Lady Gaga.