Born in the village of Diego Martin, Trinidad, Truth became a New Orleans resident at age 4. This was approximately the time when the Hip Hop Genesis was taking place. The years to come would find Truth Universal becoming an active participant in artform. Observing his present level eMCee proficiency, it’s obvious that TU carefully studied the unspoken rules and examples set forth by the early practitioners of the art. His ideals of Hip Hop preservation, and non conformity, coupled with his social dialogue makes him a significant factor in today’s Hip Hop arena. Read more on User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.