Bryson Djuan Tiller (born January 2, 1993) is an American singer, songwriter and rapper. Born in Louisville, Kentucky, he started his career in 2011, releasing the mixtape Killer Instinct Vol.1. Tiller gained recognition following the release of his debut single, "Don't", which was originally premiered on SoundCloud in 2014, but was commercially released as a single in 2015. The track peaked at number 13 on the US Billboard Hot 100, with being remixed numerous other artists. Tiller's debut studio album, T R A P S O U L, was released on October 2, 2015. The album debuted at number 11 on the US Billboard 200 and later reached number 8. In March 2016, Tiller received key to the city by Louisville's Mayor Greg Fischer. In the same year, he won his first awards, Best New Artist and Best Male R&B/Pop Artist, at the BET Awards.