Zechariah Yishai Dovid Oluwabankole Levine was born and raised in north Minneapolis Minnesota. Though retinoblastoma cancer would cause him to lose his right eye, he was fortunate to not undergone chemotherapy or radiation. After enjoying a successful high school, college snd professional football career he would go on to attend law school and business school graduating from the university of North Dakota. Though he was heavily involved in music as a youth, he put things on pause as he sought after spiritual clarity. In 2018 he moved to israel and began learning in Yeshiva. In 2019 he became a citizen of isreel and in 2020 as the covid pandemic began, forcing yeshivas to close, he found himself in the studio. Releasing 54 records in a span of 4 months, L’Chaim OG has found a niche combining Afro beat and hiphop with Torah.