Eric Williams II, better known as B.A.S.I.C., is a Virginia Beach, Va native who’s purpose is to create inspiration through the tellings of his truths and shortcomings.
His name stands for Be About Success In Controversy and that is something that he lives by both inside and outside of the booth, encouraging his supporters to do things #TheBasicWay. Since beginning in 2008, his early influences included Joe Budden and DMX. With an intense, clever and versatile style of rap, B.A.S.I.C. will continue to reach the souls of many across the world through his work as an artist, songwriter and music producer. Having performed in multiple cities throughout Virginia including Va Beach, Norfolk, Hampton and Richmond, along with other states such as North Carolina and New York, B.A.S.I.C.’s popularity will continue to strengthen in numbers with the release of his debut album E. in 2018.