Born Alexander Thompson, VASSI was born in Los Angeles, California to a pair of musicians, London Thompson, his father, was an award winning producer credited on records with B2K, Chaka Khan, and Tank. His mother was a Ukrainian-born singer, actress, and assistant film producer. Growing up in Los Angeles have him opportunities to see dad working in a studio and Mom working on a movie studios sets . His first tv appearance was as a baby in “America’s most wanted” and many other film features.
At the age of 8 he moved to Philadelphia, PA and finally Honolulu, HI, at the age of 11, where he began his music career 6 years later with uploads to SoundCloud and eventually breaking through with his first official releases “Don’t Call Me” and “Thought I Knew”.