One third of the hip-hop group De La Soul who is also known as Maseo, P.A. Pasemaster Mase, and Plug Three.
He grew up with the two other members of De La Soul.
He is primarily a DJ in De La Soul but has contributed vocals to songs like 'Ring Ring Ring (Ha Ha Hey).'
His son Tre played runningback for Auburn University.
He collaborated with the late producer J Dilla.