After making a name for himself as the co-founder of Atlanta, Georgia's City of Ink tattoo parlor, Carter launched a career as a hip-hop artist, recording an EP titled Atlantafornication and releasing several popular singles online.
He created his "Thinzel Washington" Twitter account in early 2009.
He has accumulated over 70,000 Instagram followers.
He spent his youth in California and later lived and worked in Atlanta, Georgia. He has a daughter named Clear.
He contributed to rapper Wiz Khalifa's 2012 single "Rise Above."