Hailing from Bihar, Vickey Prasad had always had a keen interest in music as a child. While still in school, he started creating his own music and knew that he wanted a pursue a career in music. Soon after his 12th grade, he moved to North India to attain a graduation degree in English Literature and Psychology. While studying, he learnt how to play the guitar. Soon after his graduation, he pursued a PG diploma in sound engineering and a course in music production.
Soon after completing his course, he moved to Mumbai in search of better avenues but did not get anything substantial. He even worked at KFC for a month-and-a-half in order to make ends meet. In 2017, he finally received a big offer and making his debut, he composed the music of the Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar-starrer romantic drama Toilet - Ek Prem Katha.