Vincent Maddox aka "SnapKooln" grew up in Decatur, Georgia. At age 11 he then moved to Stone Mountain, Georgia. Coming from a family of singers and artists, he got involved with music at a young age. Performing at talent shows in high school and in the school cafeteria. He developed his skill and knew he was good at it. Unfortunately, he was also "in the streets" and ended up doing some jail time which put his music career on hold for a little while. After doing his jail time he decided to go back to school and enrolled at the Art Institute of Atlanta. He then met producer Spencer Fountain aka "Renzy808" where they began to work together. They later formed a company called GTK Enterprizes, LLC with the help of Spencer's uncle Doug Young.