Location: Atlanta, GA
‘shaad. Breaux is a 22-year old rapper, singer, producer-songwriter based on the Southside of Atlanta, GA.
Breaux, born Olajuwon Howard, was first exposed to music at a young age while in his homestate of Tennessee.
Growing up in a musically inclined family, he would often hear his relatives all song and play music together, musicians varying from keyboards, guitar, and drums.
Inspired heavily by his grandmother, he gravitated to the keyboard. ‘shaad. cites one of his first times rapping on his father’s voicemail the age of 3.
Beginning his musical career in 2014, Breaux finds inspiration – deriving from real life experience, and artists such as Mos Def, D’Angelo, Sade & Prince, and takes an alternate perspective on Rap music to curate an intimate atmosphere of vulnerability.