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Born in Norfolk Va. Maurice Melton given the nickname of “ICE CUBE” in '68 by family one year before his journey to Anchor Town,this would be the beginning of his music career.He grew up in Grandy Parks.In '69, his family moved to Anchorage, Ak.His first breakthrough in music came in '77 as a DJ,where the House Party Fanatic,Rap Addict received major Hip Hop recognition.In 84 the King of the Hood formed a group called the Cold Spell Band.From 88-90 he performed with Public Enemy,E.P.M.D;Stetsasonic,Digital Underground,The Real Roxanne & other major Hip Hop groups.In 1993 he received recognition for his album CSG & in '95 his single FOR THE BROTHA’S THAT AINT HERE touched the heart’s of many who lost loved one’s due to Black on Black Drug related incidents, CSG attempted to bring Love & Peace back to the Black Community starting where he was raised, in FAIRVIEW.He dropped the first positive Hip Hop video ever made in Anchorage, AK.This was also the beginning of his notoriety as a figure in Gospel when in '97 he released THE SOON & COMING KING featuring vocalist Nancy Smith.CSG's talent as a writer & poet have been the driving force for him since the age of 14. In '01 he released another hot single titled OFF THE HIZZY After taking a musical break after the loss of his father & 2 brothers, CSG bounced back on the scene in 2009 with a fatty hot track titled AINT SLIPPED A BITT! In 2010 his hit single ONE OF A KIND dealt with relationships & how a King should treat his Queen.Now in 2011 the long awaited album THAT WAS THEN THIS IS NOW is about to be released and the single TAKE ME AWAY is burning up the Hip Hop chart’s with a positive message for the music world to quickly grab hold & keep forever!What the future holds for this faith filled,dynamic writer,poet & rapper? Gospel, his first love has taken him back to his roots & in the direction of POSITIVE Hip Hop.Join him on this first class trip & a musical journey you'll never forget.. "The Mighty CSG Is Back" !!