Barrett was born 1983, in the Corpus Christi neighborhood of Hillcrest. In 5th grade, the biggest blow of his life hit Barrett. Coming home after school, he found out his mother was gone due to suicide. Forced to be stronger, he vowed to never quit no matter how challenging life gets, and that he would make a way to be happy and healthy. “If I could sum up my music in one word, it would be perseverance. Although the struggle can seem constant and there's so many temptations and obstacles, keep pushing for your goals."