An American rapper, motivational speaker, and activist, Brandon Christopher McCartney, is famous as Lil B / The BasedGod. Covering several genres such as indie rock, hip hop, and new age. His songs were discovered and widely recognized by many.

He began his career at an early age with The Pack--a hip hop group from San Francisco Bay Area. Released singles "I'm Shinin'", "Vans" and several famous titles that brought them fame and fortune. By 2010 a collaboration with Soulja Boy produced a remarkable mixtape entitled Pretty Boy Millionaires, and numerous collabs have been growing after. Dropping two more albums that peaked at #20 on the Billboard Heatseekers Album chart and #56 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-hop Albums chart. 

His content brings the motivational drive to most of his readers. He has been writing interesting things about living a positive life, doing lectures at several universities, and spreading inspirational content on social media, having him active on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Check out more of Lil B's remarkable life story as he continues to motivate the people with his music and literature in Homeless Penthouse's True Origin series