Early Cousin III AKA E-Cuz 3420 E HWY 89A Cottonwood AZ 928-451-4261 Check out the new CD 'IN THE ZONE' At cdbaby.com/CD/ecuz2 Born on July 14, 1964 and raised in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Youngest of four children,music has always been a passion for him and other members of his family. Whether singing spiritually in church or participating in a musical in elementary school, his heart had found It's true rhythm. The early inspiration that drives him even to this day came from the "Alexander's ragtime band," him and his classmates performed this musical which was videoed by college students.so at the age of eight he had his first taste and thrill performing and stirring the crowd. A combination of talent shows, plays and watching his older brothers band play on the Jerry Lewis Telethon, was the beginning of his pursuit of fame. E-Cuz knew had found his calling. As a Junior in high school he landed a job as a DJ at a local bar and his craft begin to mature. From 1982, to 1989, he participated in various talent shows, and worked as a rapping DJ at private parties and clubs. In 1990 he landed a full time position as a DJ and at this point he branched out into song writing and started recording at RC Production of Chattanooga Tn.. There he helps develop a compilation CD called Prime Time Organization in which He wrote and produced two songs. The CD was released in 1989 E-Cuz now resides in the high mountain desert in Northern Arizona, Recently he has seen the fulfillment of a life long dream to have a 10-song CD produced and released. Many of the same struggles and challenges of life that often befall African American youths, he too had to overcome. In his music he continues to write and record giving hope to many who want to alter their apparent destiny and leave a legacy behind.