b. David Designs, 28 November 1974, Corona, Queens, NEW YORK, NY, USA. Styles produced his name with hard east coastline hip-hop clothing the LOX. Elevated in the Yonkers region of Queens, Designs had not been beyond succumbing towards the ways of the road as an adolescent. It had been during his senior high school profession that Styles begun to consider rapping significantly, as he befriended fellow freestylers Sheek Louch and Jadakiss, developing the Bomb Squad. It had been not long prior to the trio transformed their name towards the LOX, and befriended renowned manufacturer Sean ‘Puffy’ Combs, who got the young work under his wing and agreed upon these to his label, Poor Boy. The trio’s guaranteeing upcoming was briefly placed on keep, as Designs spent time in county prison around this period. After showing up on several paths by various other rap performers, the LOX released their debut record, Cash, Power & Respect in 1998. Because of their follow-up, 2000’s We WILL BE THE Streets, that they had turned towards the Ruff Ryders label (all three users had an extended association using the Ruff Ryders team). Placing the LOX on hiatus for some time, the trio started focus on their personal solo projects. Designs released A Gangster And A Gentleman in July 2002. The recording spawned the favorite strike singles, ‘Great Occasions’ and ‘The Existence’, and debuted at #6 6 around the Billboard album graphs.