Brother of Cuba Gooding who hosted the Nickelodeon show, Wild & Crazy Kids and appeared in shows such as Smart Guy, Hangin' With Mr. Cooper, and Playmakers.
He played a role on the television series, Deadwood for one season.
He acted in a season of the series, Deadwood, which stars Brad Dourif.
He was first known as a rapper under the name Big O.
He has two nephews named Spencer and Mason, and a niece named Piper.