Broadcast, whom is 23, was born and raised in Norfolk, Virginia before later moving to Hawaii to finish high school. At a young age, broadcast would often come back home from school to see his brother scratching on his turntables. He seen that his brother used that as a way to escape the street life, and do better for himself. Through that, broadcast turned to music as a favorite hobby during his pastime growing up. Broadcast credits lil Wayne and 50 cent as influential people who he looked up too and still follows to this day. Some may not know, but broadcast is signed to konvict records so he credits Akon as a vital person in his life for recognizing his talent and guiding him through his career.