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Benzino was born in Boston, Massachusetts to a Cape Verdean and German mother and a Puerto Rican and African American father.
Along with his longtime friend, David Mays, Benzino is known for being a principal of the hip hop magazine The Source, which was launched in 1988 as a single-sheet newsletter out of Mays' Harvard University dorm room.
Benzino graduated from Columbian University and specialized in Journalism.
Benzino began his career as a principal of the hip-hop magazine The Source, which was launched in 1988.
Benzino's siblings include his sister Maureen, who took up medicine to become a medical doctor.
His other sister, Anita Scott-Wilson, studied veterinarian medicine at the Tuskegee Institute for a nine-year period, in order to receive her master's degree.