Hard work pays off. Anderson .Paak is living proof—the Oxnard native reached superstar status in 2016 with a couple of incredible albums (Malibu dropped in January, Yes Lawd! with producer Knxwledge arrived last month), but he's been on his grind for a minute. There are a lot of interesting stories in .Paak's past, from punk bands to working on weed farms. So get familiar with one of 2016's most exciting new stars and find out how well you really know Anderson .Paak.