Foxx, born Jonathan Reed, Sr. in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, had a breakout success with his feature on the hit single "Wipe Me Down." He debuted his first album, Street Gossip, in 2007 and followed it up with two more recordings for Trill Entertainment. In 2007, Foxx got the BET Hip Hop Awards crowd up on their feet as he performed the "Wipe Me Down (Remix)" alongside Lil Boosie and Webbie.