Known by Badu as ‘JuneBugg’, he was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. Geno Young had a musical family and began playing violin and piano and an early age. He established his talents in the Arts Magnet High School were he studied in the same class rooms as Roy Hargrove and Norah Jones. Afterwards he attended Howard University in Washington, D.C. Here he would perfect his song writing skills, production techniques and form his love for Soul music.