Gerard Damien Long aka Hodgy Beats is a American rapper and producer. He is a member of Odd Future.
Gerard was born and raised in Trenton, New Jersey. He is African-American and Flipino decent. At the age of 9, he moved to Southern California after his mom got married.
On August 1, 2011, his long-time girlfriend, Cortney Brown gave birth to his first son named Trenton Long.