|Given Name||Teeyon Winfree|
|Date of Birth||Mar 13, 1985 - Age 35|
|Hometown||Harlem, New York|
|Label||We the Best, Cash Money, Diplomat, DD172|
- Vado first started writing rhymes when 16, and was influenced by Big L, Ma$e, and Cam’ron.
- Vado's original alias was Mavado, but shortened it, presumably so he wouldn't be confused with Jamaican Hip-Hop artist, Movado.
- Vado is an acronym that stands for "Violence And Drugs Only.
- When he was 19, he appeared on a public access program, called, "Mad Ciphas." 2. Vado is an acronym
- Cam'ron formed U.N. with Vado after he suffered a falling out with Jim Jone of The Diplomats.