Yung Travis or "Travis Antonio Gardner", he was born on Nov. 13th, 1986 in Columbus, Georgia, he is an American rapper, singer and songwriter. Yung Travis was influenced by Al Green, music artist of American gospel and soul music and has cited Prince, John Legend, Jodeci and Jamie Foxx as sources of rousing in his music formation. The genre for his music is Rap/Hip-Hop/R&B and Soul. From early childhood music is something that has always been present in Yung Travis. He started young by singing in the male choir at church. Yung Travis was born and raised in Columbus, Georgia. However, he has been stationed in Anchorage, Alaska with The United States Army since 2009. He is a man of many trades and talents. In 2008 Yung Travis made his first Mixtape appearance on 106 & Park with DJ Smallz and Loony J, Ã¢â‚¬Å“Pick up the phone.Ã¢â‚¬Â Since then, Yung Travis was featured on 13 other Mixtapes, the latest being Ã¢â‚¬Å“Yung Travis - Lyric, Hosted by DJ S.R and DJ Murdaman ExclusiveÃ¢â‚¬Â which dropped earlier this year, on March 16th, 2013. The first song by Yung Travis to hit the radio was Ã¢â‚¬Å“Like this,Ã¢â‚¬Â debuted by DJ 03 on 98.3 The Beat in Columbus, Georgia.