Te-Money was raised in Los Angeles, California. His diligence and intensity behind the scenes in the music industry has birthed relationships with various music industry leaders. Te-Money co-wrote alongside Akon, ten out of twelve songs, on Akon’s street album, Koncrete Jungle. Today, Te-Money stands as the co-founder of The Gang Music Group, an entertainment company that is home to several hip-hop artists. He is also co-founder of a non for profit organization, The Reach Back Foundation alongside, Lisa Buford, partner and star on WeTV L.A. Hair.