Hometown: Myrtle Beach
Born Nov 28, 1971, Richard Crout would later become known as Decm (Deck'um) aka Tha Human Boomin System.
Raised in Pennsyvania, Decm always had love for the craft of rhyming, however he left the game for an extended period of time, becoming a Jehovah Witness for more than a decade before returning to his passion in 2005.
Making his mark on the local scene in subsquent years, he was the winner of "Best Male Hip Hop Artist" Urban Hood Awards in Sept. 2009 and won the Myrtle Beach Has Talent contest two years in a row 2009 and 2010 with his partner Mo Briggs.
Since that time, Decm has continued to perform live, both with Hip-hop artists and musicians of all kinds, while releasing a steady stream of solo material, beatbox tracks and other projects online.