SQoot born Dorrell C Smith, spent his younger years in San Diego, CA. He returned to Chicago,IL at the age of 13. After spending several years in San Diego, shell-shocked upon his return to Chicago.
He experienced gang violence, a failing school system, a dysfunctional family, and a torn home. While maintaining focus and graduating high school.
SQoot attained knowledge and experience while serving in the US Army where he developed himself as SQoot.
SQoot served in the front lines of both Iraq and Afghanistan as an Infantryman.
SQoot retired out of the Army as a Sergeant First Class on November 29th 2015 at age 29. He continued to focus on music and launched STREET MILITIA ENTTM (SMETM) in 2017.