2piece, AKA Lee Strong was born December 4, 1983 in Gainesville, FL.
He grew up on the rough streets of Duval a community on the city’s eastside
of town. Raised in and by the streets, he learned how to hustle and grind at
an early age to get what he wanted. However, he realized he had a way with
words and began his music career in the early 90’s when he performed at a
local concert featuring the hip hop Rob Base. He began to understand that
he could make his hustle and grind work the legal way. He grew up admiring
such artists as LL Cool J, 2Pac, Biggie Smalls, Trick Daddy and more..
“ Music is my way of expressing my inner thoughts, my music is a way
of life, it helps me reach my ultimate high” explains 2piece. In 2002 he
got his break in the music industry when he formed Rap group The
Dangerous Boyz and released his first single Ahe Lil Buddy he then co wrote
the regional hit song Dead Tight released by the Uncut Boyz Later in 2002.
During that same year he became North central Florida’s freestyle king, as
voted on by the fans of the radio sation Magic 101.3 fm. He then went on to
do a Dirty South Mafia compilation Album featuring Artist and Producers such
as King Swisher, Big Tyme, Condition Red, Lil Amp, Mamadoo and many more…
His Music Career led him to travel the country where in late 2003 after winning
the largest talent show competiton in Arizona he was offred a record deal with
FSP Records an affiliate of Sony/Bmg but decided to pursue other options then
in 2006 he recorded a song produced by Dj Mister Ripper entitled The World
Wide Walk 2piece would follow up that next year with a song for the Ladies
entitled Break You Off both songs got major regional exsposure . 2piece
has also opened up for numerous artists including Rick Ross, Ying Yang Twinz,
Ruff Ryderz, Trick Daddy, Pastor Troy, Trina, The Hot Boyz, Gucci Mane, Lil John
and more… in 2007 he also had the opportunity to tour with Atlanta’s own
Young Jeezy and Florida’s sensation plies. Then in 2009 he began his own
record label So Live Records where he began to write, engineer and produce all
of his own musical works. He has been asked to produce beats for other artist
such as Norieaga, The Nappy Headz, Russia’s rap phenomenon Feel and
others. He is also a Recording Engineer, music Arranger, Writer and Performer.
His 2 new releases Do The hank Aaron and Rocky Balboa Featuring the
Pound For Pound Boxing Champ Roy Jones Jr. are soaring across the Internet
rapidly. 2piece is also becoming an actor with his first short film Entitled “The Contract"
Directed by Meosha Bean of M.V.B Films which has also been getting alot of
exsposure. With all of those talents it trully makes 2piece "The Man Behind The Music”.