Born in the Virgin Islands but raised in New Orleans, Crix Green, like many artist, became interested in hip-hop watching and listening to some of the legends of the industry. For Crix, it was 2pac and his songs "Pain". Crix admired his rapping style and the authenticity of his lyrics to his lifestyle. Crix says that watching 2pac as well as other rappers tell their personal stories through hip-hop caught his interest. At the age of 20, Crix felt like “I had to go with my move, so I started dealing with music”.