Stephan Watkis-Davis who is known as "Big Steph" was born on August 15, 1996 in Newark, New Jersey, He was raised in Rahway, New Jersey by his single mother Sharon Watkis in Rahway Public Housing Projects. Since middle school he became referred as "Big Steph". Steph always knew how to rap since Elementary school but didn't take rapping serious at the time. He was more into sports. He excelled at football and played a stint of division 1 football at Towson university. He began rapping after the friends he grow up with insisted he needed to get in a studio and take on being an artist. Once he started rapping he never looked back. His biggest musical influence is lil Wayne. This influence is noticeable through his furious punch lines and catchy vibes in his flow.