Adonte Ramiere Holden (Born October 15, 1990). Is a rapper/producer from Northern Louisiana Better Known by his Stage Name (T.A.E.) which stands for "Truth and Excellence" and is also his nickname. T.A.E. has been writing and producing music since 2002 when he was just 12 heavily influenced by his favorite artist Nas, and his local favorites like Lil Boosie. T.A.E. considers himself a fan of all genres of music even with his hood up bringing and has crafted his own style with his fierce and sharp lyricism. T.A.E. often likes to compare himself to a lion or the king of the jungle because he crowns himself the Leader of the "Outside Nation" and the self-proclaimed "Rhyming King" is an up and coming hip hop force and with just one listen you will see why.