Posts Tagged ‘Black Rapper’
Name: Lil Wayne
Born As: Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr.
Birth date/place: September 27, 1982 in New Orleans, LA
Claim to Fame: His Single “Fireman” from his album “Tha Carter II
Wayne’s debut solo album, Tha Block is Hot was released in 1999. He became better known when his next two albums, Lights Out (2000) and 500 Degreez (2002) came out. His popularity rose when his next two albums, Tha Carter (2004) and Tha Carter II (2005) were released. Tha
Carter III(2008) gained Wayne 8 Grammy Award nominations. Rebirth, a rock album, will be released in the summer of 2009.
Wayne’s has worked on soundtrack on Chris Rock: Kill the Messenger, hosted an episode of Saturday Night Live and a presenter on the MTV Movie Awards. Wayne will play the role of “Lamont” in the 2009 film Hurricane Season starring Forest Whitaker.
Name: Qwanell “Que” Mosley
Birth date/place: September 29, 1988 in Rochester, NY
Qwanell “Que” Mosley is a R&B, Hip Hop, Soul, Pop singer best known as the winner on the TV show Making the Band 4 and is the youngest member of the group Day26. He left the group in 2009 and began a solo career and, in March 2010 released a solo mixtape titled The Q Files and another in December 2010 titles Guitar Her.
Name: David Banner
Born As: Lavell Crump
Birth date/place: April 11, 1972 in Jackson, MS
Shirtless David Banner is a musician who started his career as a member of the rap duo Crooked Lettaz then went solo with the album Them Firewater Boyz, Vol. 1 in 2000. He signed to Universal Records and has released four albums: Mississippi: The Album, MTA2: Baptized in Dirty Water, Centrified and The Greatest Story Ever Told. Banner has also acted in films such as Black Snake Moan, The Christmas and Stomp the Yard 2: Homecoming. He recently played Bosch in the film The Experiment.
Norn As: Jovan Campbell
Birth date/place: November 13, 1990 in St. Louis, MO
Jibbs is an American rapper and singer. He has had two singles, “Chain Hang Low” and King Kong that made the Billboard top 100. He has been featured in music videos for Soulja Boy and Huey. Jibbs has released two albums. The first one is Jibbs Featuring Jibbs and the second is New Tempo New Swag.
Name: Wiz Khalifa
Born As: Cameron Jibril Thomaz
Birth date/place: September 8, 1987 in Minot, ND
Shirtless Wiz Khalifa is a rapper who released his first album in 2006 titled Show and Prove. His second album, Deal or No Deal was released in 2009 and will be releasing a third, as yet untitled album, in 2011.
I can’t seem to find a shirtless picture of Ludacris but I thought this was a pretty hot picture of him! On August 15, 2010, Ludacris tweeted that he is currently working with The Neptunes working on Ludaversal, his “sequel” album to Theater of the Mind.