Edward Michael Blair II (born November 9, 1992) is an American hip hop artist who primarily goes by the stage name BIG MORELLO. He was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan and remains in the Kalamazoo, Michigan area. He has been featured in The Western Herald(Western Michigan University Campus Paper) with many more features to come. Morello was raised by his mother, where he would grow up as her only child in Southwest Kalamazoo. In his early childhood Morello attended Northeastern elementary then Maple Street Magnet School for the arts. After eighth grade, Morello attended Kalamazoo Central High School. In his later years in high school, Morello gained a valuable relationship with his fellow classmates and local rappers in his area and currently does shows and features on other artist's songs while he is currently a Sophomore in college.