RuMeal who was born in Columbus, Ohio always had an appreciation for words, poetry & music of various genres. Due to his love for words he saw music as a very interesting way of expression. He made a mixtape which he released in the fall of 2011 titled 'No Guarantees' which he then passed out various copies promoting himself as a local artist in the Columbus, Ohio area. His style of music would be considered as eclectic. In his music he speaks on many topics & considers his subject matter to be inspired by life situations. His musical influences consist of Outkast, John Lennon & the Beatles, Bob Marley, Prince, Queen, Jimi Hendrix, Wale, & Aaliyah plus many more artist of various genres. Since 2011 he has been releasing a slew of records & performing heavily in the Columbus, Ohio area at venues such as Skully's Music-Diner, the A&R Bar & more working to accomplish a level of international success in the music industry.