At the age of 17, Darius Borders (5ivE) established himself as a premier illustrator of the upcoming generation. Born and raised in Dallas, Tx. 5ivE began writing at 17 years old and since birth he has been musically inclined. He has penned material for several distinguished producers who have worked with artists such as Ricochet, Big Chief and Lil Twist. Although he is a force to be reckoned with,5ivE is ready to showcase his own musical compositions.