.irg stands for Isaac Renato Gutierrez. He was born in Queens, New York on July 27th, 1997. In 2001, he moved to Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Growing up, .irg always had an interest in music, but chose to focus on soccer instead. He graduated from Hempfield High School in 2015 and started his freshman year at Millersville University in the fall. .irg then transferred to Lancaster Bible College in 2017 to play soccer and pursue a career with music.