In 1987, singer Ron Young (whose other credits include Ampage, Doug Aldrich, Manic Eden, Earl Slick and appeared in the film "Terminator 2: Judgement Day"), Apache (4) (Jimmy Hayne, guitar), guitarist Louren Molinare (ex-Ampage), Fidel Panigua (bass) and drummer Tom Morris (3) (see also Bobby Fries), formed Little Caesar.
Little Caesar first appeared on the Metal Blade compilation "Street Survivors" with the otherwise unreleased song "Down to the Wire".
In 1989 the 4-track EP "Name Your Poison" was released via Metal Blade Records.The debut album of the same name was released in 1990 by Geffen Records.
In 1990, as a short-term replacement for Faster Pussycat, they supported Kiss on their "Hot In The Shade" US tour.
Little Caesar reunited for a new album in 2009 and are still touring and releasing new music as of 2019.