Rodrick Wayne Moore was born and raised in Compton, CA and started using the name Roddy Ricch as he submerged himself into the world of hip-hop. The success of Moore was no surprise, he was already rapping and making beats before making his way to college. Even at an early stage of his career, he was able to garner a loyal base which also included established rappers, many of which collaborated with him for his first album. He debuted with Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial in 2019. It marked Moore's entry on the Billboard and his song from the same album, "The Box," went on to become one of the most popular songs around the globe at the time.