The artist known as RoD is from Petersburg, Virginia; 'Blandford' neighborhood to be exact. He released his first official mixtape on DatPiff.com named Indica. Producing majority of the tracks he performs on, RoD handles engineering duties as well. Steady climbing his way through the local music industry by continuously making music for his street fans and also staying true to them as well, RoD's music is directed toward street hustlers,nightlife clubbers, and the hard working class of America. RoD is co-signed with a 90's Petersburg,Virginia rap group called Scaleweighted. Now with support from his fans, RoD and Scaleweighted are creating a new sound and style for the south.