There are at least three artists known as Case. 1. an R&B performer from New York, NY, United States. 2. a British punk / ska / oi! band of the early 1980's (reformed in 2011) 3. a rapper, skateboarder and drummer from San Francisco, CA, United States 1. Case Woodard was born in New York City and was signed to Def Soul records. He first started working in the R&B industry as a backup singer, working with big name R&B artists like Usher. In 1996, Case released his self-titled debut album.