Herbert Lemon Blakley(Born October 10,1989) is an American rapper,singer,songwriter,song producer,and actor.Born in Long Beach California to a single mother,Truth was raised with three older siblings until 1993.Due to the harsh gang and drug activity at the time,his mother deiced to move the family of five from California to Little Rock Arkansas,where the family lived for the next 25 years.Aspired by Hip-Hop acts such as Ludacris,UGK,Juvenile,and Andre 3000.Truth began "free-styling" Rap lyrics with friends at summer school late 2002,where he quickly became known as "Young Truth."In 2004 Truth joined a four man rap group comprised of classmates from his high school. The group named themselves, GTP(Gettin that paper) influenced by Truth's favorite rapper Ludacris's DTP(Disturbing The Peace) Recording Label.From 2004 to 2008 the group dropped five Mixtapes entitled:Hustle & Smoke Vol's 1-4 each Mixtape gained city wide notoriety,but in late 2008 the group decided to split due to leadership issues.After the split Truth started his solo Rap career late 2009,releasing his first solo project: Southern Passion Vol.1 which also gained city wide notoriety.But after having a daughter in 2010,Truth took a break from the music scene until late 2013.After releasing his second Mixtape entitled: Southern Passion Vol.2 Truth decided to study the music industry's "business side" more thoroughly before proceeding.Now Truth is back with a new name,feel,taste,and twist! Combining the raw grittiness of Hip-Hop and the smooth,sexual energy of R&B into one sound! Truth is ready the show off his new element and energy to the world!