Nick McAree formerly known as PACMAN has been an active artist since being signed to Urban Chaos in 2013. He was born in Kobe, Japan on the 28th of April in 1994 but later moved Lusaka Zambia in the year 2000 where he was raised.
Before changing his name to PACMAN in 2013, Nicholas went by the stage name lil Nick.
During this period of time Nicholas had already started working with some of the top artists and record labels in Zambia such as; C.R.I.$.I.$ of Diamond Chain and K.R.Y.T.I.C of So Good. Nicholas, who was still going by lil Nick (during 2009 and 2012) started making his name in the beginning through battling other artists at rap cyphers being held by So Good Entertainment in Lusaka, Zambia. This included his very well known battle against K.R.Y.T.I.C at his first cypher.