Neko has always had a passion for music. Looking back to his childhood years, Neko's passion for music stemmed from his great-grandfather who listened to a lot of jazz music. While attending college at Hampton University, Neko began producing and engineering and found that those are his true passions. He is driven to inspire others, and help them achieve their goals.
The name Neko comes from Professor Kelly Harris. It was originally used as a stage name, and then came to be the center of Made By Neko. Made By Neko stands for Made By Never Ending Kindness to Others, and that is the approach that Neko takes to every journey in life.