Briggs was born in Charlotte, North Carolina. He currently lives there with his parents Eva and Ray Akers, his twin brother Oakland and older sister Caitlyn. His father Ray is the owner of Green Apple Painting, a painting company located in Charlotte.
Briggs produces drum cover videos of him playing drums to popular songs. His channel is named "See Briggs Rock" having formally being named "Justthefunstuff" and has a total of 5,481 subscribers. Briggs' drumming has earned him shout outs from many different musicians such as Bruno Mars, Josh Devine and Hayley Williams. Briggs also has a website, Kidsdrumminglessons.com, where he posts 5 minute drum lessons. He has even played with COOP3RDRUMM3R.