Timothy Bernard Lee (born August 25, 1988), better known for his stage name T.Lee, is an American hip hop recording artist from Brooklyn, New York. His first release was a mix tape in 2012 titled ”Live Free”. T.Lee was born Timothy Bernard Lee on August 25, 1988 of Puerto Rican and African American Descent. He grew up in R.V. Ingersoll Houses and Farragut Houses in the Fort Greene neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York. While in college, T.Lee began to pursue a rap career. He began freestyling, writing lyrics, and followed the music of many artists popular at the time. T.Lee was raised by his mother, along with three other siblings.