He was born in Trenton, New Jersey, United States. Ahmad has not revealed his date of birth. He holds American nationality but his ethnicity is unknown. There is no information regarding his parents but according to some sources, his mother died due to cancer.
Raashan’s albums The Push and For What You’ve Lost helped him to earn numbers of a fan. He has toured feverishly throughout North America, Europe, Japan, Australia, and Brazil.
International tastemaker Gilles Peterson proclaimed For What You’ve Lost’s “Pain on Black” as one of his top ten songs of the year in 2010 and invited Raashan to perform at his World Wide Awards 2011 in London
He has also collaborated with the some of music’s brightest and most respected artists including Chali 2na of Jurassic 5, Gift of Gab of Blackalicious, Aloe Blacc (Stones Throw), Greg Errico of Sly and the Family Ston
Raashan is also frontman for the hip-hop group Crown City Rockers who released the album Earthones in 2004.
A little description about Crown City Rockers
Crown City Rockers is a five-member hip hop band from Oakland, California, by way of Boston Massachusetts and Pasadena. Raashan Ahmad, Woodstock, Headnodic, Max MacVetty, and Kat Ouano are the members of the Crown City Rockers band. This band was formed in 1997.
There is no accurate information regarding his salary, however, his estimated net worth is $ 1 million.