Scrilla was raised in London, schooled in Bermondsey and further educated in Lewisham and Leicester. In his college days Scrilla started taking rapping seriously and began realising his potential. From a young age he would imitate his favourite rappers however his talent really shone through and he further progressed when he went to university. After forming relationships with fellow rappers during his studies, Scrilla and a group of friends decided to form a rap crew, L.E.2. The group had 5 members-Scrilla, 12-gauge, D-man, Playboi and Cesar.