Demetrius Shawnta Oglesby Jr., also known as ME3CH (pronounced Meech), was born on January 14th, 1998. He was born and raised in Dayton, Ohio by his mother, Dorian McKee. He fell in love with music at a young age as his mom always played artists like 2Pac, Charlie Wilson, Usher, Mary J. Blige, etc., making hip-hop and R&B a big part of his life. His mom and her now deceased boyfriend, Delleon Allen, pushed him to try making music. His biggest influences in music are 2Pac, Ice Cube, Kendrick Lamar, Andre 3000, Anderson .Paak, Chance The Rapper, Childish Gambino, Kanye West and many more.