Growing up in E. St. Louis, EDVANZD spent countless hours exploring his grandfather's massive record collection. Listening to multiple genres sparked his love for music and especially fueled his passion for hip-hop.
EDVANZD began his journey by performing on stage and being awarded an NAACP award among numerous other awards. he leaped from the stage to the screen when he debuted in the HBO movie “Soul of the Game,” which led to being cast in several other star-studded films and television shows.
EDVANZD, has been heralded as a high-octane MC with a sharp lyrical prowess by such legendary lyricists as Busta Rhymes. Consistently honing his craft of wordplay has led to his own successful social media series #FireFlowFridays. Recently EDVANZD was crowned a top 5 artist in Doritos Blaze The Beat where he shared the stage Wiz Khalifa, Busta Rhymes and Goldlink. EDVANZD is poised to step into the spotlight as the new face of hip-hop.