Aaron Watkins also known as Big A, was born in Salt Lake City, UT. Raised by his mother, (a professional opera singer) in San Francisco, Ca.. Aaron quickly developed his unique style, with influences such as Hip Hop, Opera, Reggae Gangsta Rap and Rock. Having these various influences allowed him to become a diversified artist in his style and lyrical content.
At the age of 5, Aaron and his friends began break-dancing and putting on street shows to earn money. Throughout his childhood he learned how to survive on his own. This helped him developed a keen sense of creating something out of nothing; and having an ambitious entrepreneur mentality. "Big A" is now a successfull business man after giving up on the "life of crime".
From an early age, Aarons influences were that of Michael Jackson, Snoop Dog, 2 Live Crew, Too Short, Run DMC, and NWA to name a few. Currently Aaron is working with many recognized artists including Rick Ross, Scoob Serious, Snoop Dogg, Aimee Terrin, Dante Thomas, and T.I.. . Using a band for his live performance helps to separate him from other hip hop artists. His fans can easily identify with his music; songs about the adventures and experiences that life has brought . The words he conveys in his lyrics are from his heart and soul from his colorfull life, trials and tribulations…"Big A" takes pride in spreading the "vibe that he brings" and his music can be described as "feel good cruising music".
Aaron has traveled the world and he loves people. He has seen many different countries and has experienced the world in ways you could only imagine. Aaron has a unique outlook on life. He is determined to have the world hear everything he has to say and he will not stop untill he has accomplished this..