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The Vallejo star definitely had fun filming this one.
In he was selected by fans as the "Bay Area Freshman of the Year" in a yearly contest held by Thizzler. Tonee Hayes was born on January 11, in Vallejo, California. He was featured on the cover of the Vallejo Times-Herald  at the age of Hayes has cited Vallejo rappers like Mac Dre and E as significant influences on his style. Starting his music career as an "internet freestyler,"  in Nef the Pharaoh had what Vice Media referred to as a "local hit" with the single "Bitch I'm From Vallejo. This spirit perfectly captures the whimsical goofiness of the Big Tymers. Built on the slumping Bay Area rhythmic template popularized by DJ Mustard , Nef dodges the derivative; as a rapper, he lets the energy lead and the bars follow, boasting and flexing with the kinds of memorable banalities Everything about the record suggests tossed-off effervescence, its formal components underlining its unpretentious messaging. Pitchfork called "Big Tymin'" a "major hit," writing "its lyrics are loosely structured and almost free-associative.
We have a couple ATVs going, a few dirt bikes in the garage. The Vallejo-raised rapper has been coming to this two-and-a-half-acre ranch since he was a little boy. His grandfather James got the property on a lease-to-own land contract after coming back from the Vietnam war as a combat-injured veteran. Once his rap money started coming in, Nef paid off the rest with his dad. Nef, who just drove in from his nearby condo in a silver Mercedes, has on a white tank top and simple gray sweats with one pant leg rolled up; he got a new tattoo earlier in the day and needs to let it breathe. Tracks like " Bling Blaow " and " Saydaat " have become regional hits over the past two years. A gracious host, Nef continues the tour of the ranch.