Jeff Gwen, better known by his stage name Chino Nino, is an American rapper and songwriter who is best known for being involved in an altercation with NFL star Ray Lewis. He is a member of the group The Regime, a collective of rappers started by Yukmouth.
Jeff Gwen was born in the city of Akron, Ohio. He grew up around the Highland Square neighborhood commonly referred to in the city as 'The Hilltop'. He began rapping on the underground music scene of rap with other rappers from the city such as Ampichino.