My first gig in the music business was making Hip Hop beats for several multi platinum rappers. I've see Hip Hop go from underground to mainstream in my lifetime. These are some of the artists that inspired me to love and create this music.

Pete Rock and Cl Smooth

Kool G Rap

Wu Tang Clan

Public Enemy

NWA

Mellow Man Ace

Cypress Hill

Delinquent Habits

Orishas

Redman

MethodMan

Eric B & Rakim

Slick Rick

The Ghetto Boys

Tribe Called Quest

CAMP LO

De La Soul

Digable Planets

Cut Chemist

Boogie Monsters

Heltah Skeltah

The Roots