Joe "Gedo" Levy II was born May 13, 1990 in the state of Illinois. Originally from Chicago, he discovered his love for rap at the tender age of 9 years old. Tupac Michael Jackson scarface and Nelly are some of Gedo's influential artist coming up. Moving rapidly through out his youth gave Gedo an edge on versatility, and creativity, buy also confirmation that he should follow his dream as a rapper. He was raised listening to Blues, Gospel, Soul, and RnB. By the time Gedo was 16 years old he was performing in nightclubs across the Chicago area accompanied by his then group Team Kaos. After graduating high school Gedo joined the Marine Corps and sought out a career as a solo artist. Since joining the Marines Gedo had performed Overseas (Bahrain) North Carolina, Virginia and many other states.