Born in Richmond Virginia, started playing guitar as young boy,
at the age of 7. By 12 years of age, joined his first local band...
"Young Souls Unlimited".
From that point, he has played with
such native Richmond Virginia, local names
Degree of Freedom, Chapter 7, Charisma, Anglo Saxon Brown,
"Ujima", The Waller Family, Steve Basset, Plunky & Oneness...
to name the few.
At the age of 15, was signed to his first major record label...
"Philadelphia International Records", as lead guitarist with
group, "Anglo Saxon Brown".
There, he was given the opportunities, to open for major artist,
such names as Kool & the Gang, The Isley Brothers,
The Temptations, Lou Rawls, The Ohio Players, Mothers Finest,
Stevie Ray Vaughn, Atlantic Starr, Ashford & Simpson....