NEZ has been an unsung hero of the music industry for the past decade. His profile has been steadily rising under the radar as apart of the esteemed production duo, Nez and Rio. They first became known for their work with ScHoolboy Q, A$AP Rocky, Chance The Rapper, Wale, Coltrane and many others. NEZ has acquired a much-lauded production contribution to a number of popular hits such as Schoolboy Q's "Man of the Year," and ASAP Rocky's "Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye 2". In 2015, NEZ was Grammy-nominated for "Best Rap Album," for his work on ScHoolboy Q's "Oxymoron."
Born in West Lafayette, Indiana, NEZ's musical take is marked by dramatic changes in styles. Incorporating an eclectic range of influences including soul, electro, indie rock, synth-pop, house, and R&B.