Born John David Jackson, he is an American rapper who gained stardom after his 2009 single Throw It In the Bag was released.
He was arrested in 2003 for having an unregistered weapon.
Many of his albums are notable for his technical rap skills, similarly to Trey Songz.
He was featured on several mix tapes and radio shows while in high school in an attempt to demonstrate his rap abilities.
Has a son with Emily Bustamante.