Lil-T Da Jr Don born in Shreveport,La. on May 11, 1987, Lil-T grew up in the hillside neighborhood of Natchitoches,La. Lil-T started writing poetry at a very young age, by age 12 those poems turned into rap songs. By age 13 Lil-T joined fellow rap artists from the neighborhood (C Dog & BooYou), together they formed the " Hillside Hardheadz". By age 15 Lil-T branched out into a solo artist and added "Da Jr Don" to the name.
In 2004 CEO of Thunderous Records took heavy like into the sounds of Lil-T and wanted to sign her to Thunderous Records. Lil-T refused the offer but became heavily affiliated with Thunderous Records for several years. After suffering from the lost of her father Lil-T Turned more towards the streets and less towards her music.