Nineties hip hop heads recognize Lil' Cease as a member of the Brooklyn-based group Junior M.A.F.I.A. Led by the Notorious B.I.G.
, Cease and the rest of the group released their debut, Conspiracy
, in 1995. Four years later, he dropped his first and only solo LP, The Wonderful World of Cease Leo
. After years of separation, Cease and former M.A.F.I.A. members Klepto and Banger reunited and released the group's second album in 2005.