Born Nigerian American, He is a multi-disciplinary artist from the Northside of Chicago. However, his main medium is music and he has been producing music since he was 16 years old. Initially starting off as a producer, He spent his only year at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, developing his sound. During that time, He realized he had a knack for melody and songwriting and began writing to his own instrumentals. After dropping out in 2015, he has released a total of 3 projects, which are a unique blend of R&B, Hip-Hop, Asian and African Drums, and New Wave. Akeem is one to watch for in Chicago's musical landscape.