Born and raised on the westside of Chicago, the up-and-coming alternative producer has been making a name for himself in the world of indie music. The name "Laerec" came from his favorite food which is cereal spelled backwards. His style consist of multi-genres such as Hip-Hop & R&B, Chill-wave, House Music and EDM.
His influences such as Kanye West, Madlib, The Neptunes, Flying Lotus, and Timbaland has given him the desire to push forward and perfect his craft. On March 10, 2013, Laerec has released his debut self-titled EP. It consist of only four tracks and has appeared on blogs in the United States and Canada. He also produced tracks for Chicago artist UCOBY and is working on his upcoming mixtape. With the opportunity that has risen in Chicago, Laerec's plans for success is to build a social movement that creates a mass appeal beyond the music. With the use of different internet media outlets, Laerec also plans to manage a buzz amongst people who appreciate the art of music for what it is.