Nehemiah was born in Germantown, Maryland as the last of four children. Growing up he was always interested in rapping and football. Nehemiah became involved in the streets at an early age, but at the age of 19 he turned his life around. Coming out of a lifestyle of violence and greed and into one of selflessness and truth, Nehemiah is focused on his faith and rebuilding the kingdom of God. Through mixing real life experiences with his faith he writes inspirational music.