Born in 1986 in San Bernardino, California, Cornell Johnson aka ZERO is a hip hop artist based out of Boise, Idaho. Influenced by artists such as Talib Kweli, Mos Def, Common and many other conscious artists, ZERO takes his artistry into a new dimension. Capturing fans with real life stories told in his music which resonate with a refreshingly real honesty.
Over the last few years, ZERO has shared the stage with notable artists such as Hopsin, Dizzy Wright, T. Mills, Myke Bogan, Illmaculate, Gonzoe, Murs, Krizz Kaliko as well as multiple appearances supporting Tech N9ne.
In early 2016, ZERO released his first self-titled album including his critically acclaimed hit, "Suicide Letter" featuring Axiom ThaWyze & Natalie Grace. The corresponding video, directed by Cary Judd, gives depth to his visual and artistic vocabulary, taking fans bravely into the realm of what it is to be human.