Born October 10 1986 in Kingston JA. Kevin Mckinson A.k.a. Ras1 was surrounded by music. Ras1 took to music at a very young age. Music was always blaring in the house; well only natural being that his father is a sound engineer. He is heavily influenced by Bob Marley, Eminem, Biggie Smalls and many more talented artists before and in his era. Loving all kinds of music he is not partial to any genre of music.
In early 2008 Ras1 as introduced to beat making, when a friend installed a copy of Fruity Loops on his computer. Over the next six years he Exceled at his craft one day at a time. Some of his other talents include Game Development, Computer programming, Sound Engineer and Music Producer.
A Diligent worker and a mad scientist to some he is extremely passionate about everything he does