Mistah F.A.B. began his musical rise in Oakland, CA as a young artist. Although he garnered some success and recognition, the majority of FAB's recognition came from his skills as a battle rapper. Mistah F.A.B. has battled many MCs in the hip-hop world, but is most known for his freestyle battles with Jin of Ruff Ryders and Royce Da 5'9. He also has the uncanny ability to freestyle for long stretches of time. Specifically, he is known for being able to rap "off the top of his head" anywhere at anytime, as evidenced when he did a freestyle in 2004 from his hospital bed after a car accident.
Mistah F.A.B. is also the epitome of philanthropy and believes in the act of compassion by giving back to his community regularly. Mistah F.A.B. organizes various charitable events throughout the year such as his Annual Backpack Giveaway, Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway, Holiday Toys for Joy Event and various charitable events benefiting Cancer, Aids Awareness and Domestic Violence. In 2013, Mistah F.A.B. was named one of "10 Great Rappers With Great Charities" by Green Label a Mountain Dew Venture.
On 8/27/2013, Mistah F.A.B. appeared on the popular show ”Sway In The Morning” to promote his newest project "Hella Ratchet" and was challenged by the show’s host Sway Calloway to show off his legendary freestyle abilities. Mistah F.A.B. did a 5 minute freestyle which went viral. The following day, he appeared on MTV's Rap Fix as well as StreetSweeper Radio with DJ KaySlay both in which he was asked to freestyle. The reviews began to spiral and the news quickly began to spread. He then followed, with an appearance on the popular Power 105.1 morning show, The Breakfast Club with DJ Envy, Angela Yee and Charlamagne where he was asked to freestyle acapella. Mistah F.A.B.'s unique and spontaneous ability to freestyle, created an astounding impact in the realm of freestyle/battle rap and within 24 to 48 hours created a global buzz. His team began receiving requests from Canada, Italy, Australia and Japan to name a few, not to mention every major Hip-Hop publication or blog, had either mentioned or featured Mistah F.A.B.'s freestyle appearances on their websites.
On 9/2/2013, Mistah F.A.B. alongside Sway Calloway and Chuy Gomez, hosted the 2nd Annual Hiero Day in Oakland,CA which is a celebration of independence, Hip Hop and the Hieroglyphics. The event attracted over 25,000 attendees in which Mistah F.A.B. had an opportunity to bless the crowd with a freestyle in honor of the annual event. He was also featured on the HipHopDX.com "Hollywood Freestyle" on the #DXHQ rooftop.
Mistah F.A.B. is also an amazing songwriter who has written for the likes of Snoop Dogg, B.o.B., Tyga and many others. Currently he is enjoying the success of his most recent project "Hella Ratchet", writing for various artist and gearing up for the release of his upcoming book.
For more on Mistah F.A.B. AKA Fabby Davis Jr., visit him online at www.fabbydavisjr.com or follow him on Facebook/FabbyDavisJr, Twitter/MistahFAB and Instagram/FabbyDavisJr1