At the age of 8 Ordeal began writing poetry and short stories, and after learning love of all music thru stolen columbia house club tape scams, he began freestyling at age 12 and writing verses at age 14.
"From Agony to Bliss" being his only recorded track until Ordeal released "Beat on Beat Off Jesus" in 2005. the album was produced, recorded and featured all beats and collaborations on nearly every song with Chris Smith aka Abbadon.
Since then Ordeal has released 4 records ("Bird Shit Optimist", "Goodnight and Give Up", "Michael Jackson's Milk" and "In the Meantime") and is currently writing and recruiting his favorite emcee friends for his new project, "Food and Poison".
Over his career he completed the "Never Ending Gun Show" Tour in 2011, a 42 show tour with Kristoff Krane, Sadistik and Bodi. He has also played with the likes of Jedi Mind Tricks, People Under the Stairs, Cage, Ceschi Ramos, Astronautalis, Blacastan, Mr Hyde, Timmy wiggins, Adeem, Sarx, Restiform Bodies etc.