Jeffree' was born in New Rochelle, NY. He went to school in Springfield, MA. After high school he started a group with his cousin Fabian Scott. The group was called Mass Appeal, and after a few years they begin to open shows for some of the industries elite talent. Artists like Notorious B.I.G, Grand Puba, Nice & Smooth, & New Edition served as mentors and confidants as Mass Appeal was in pursuit of success in the music business. Mass Appeal landed a deal with Divine/Ichiban Records, for a single called “All night” featuring Smooth B of Nice & Smooth. The single did well and the group continued to write and record for the next 5 years.
Around this time Jeffree' begin to write and produce for other artists
as well. Jeffree' wrote for independent artists like Moses of 91 North,