Akuma is a native of Orange County, CA whose music is a mix of experiences growing up and inspiration from some of his greatest idols. With music that features a mix of soul, r&b, and hip-hop, he is very versatile and reaches out to many different listeners. Though he can express his most heart-felt feelings on tracks, Akuma's pen for rap is consummate and well-respected by his peers.

Gold Tape EP is the first project Akuma has ever constructed and was done so in 6 days time; from writing to recording to it's release .