Tasco was born and raised in Southeastern Oklahoma. Born in Idabel in 1981, Tasco was brought up in an area of Oklahoma that has a mixture of races and cultures. McCurtain County.Growing up with an African American father and a Caucasian mother proved to be a challenge but was filled with rich cultural knowledge. Tasco gained his LOVE of music from a very young age by watching his father entertain family and friends by rapping over a beat or dancing and sometimes both. Tasco grew up listening to a variety of music. Tasco loves a challenge and was ultimately drawn to poetry. Tasco does have poems published on poetry.com before 2012 search and started his love for writing from the beginning of his teenage years.