Artis Leon Ivey Jr. became known for the single "Gangsta's Paradise," which won the MTV Video Music Award for Best Rap Video in 1996.
He released two failed songs, "Watcha Gonna Do" and "You're Gonna Miss Me," which landed him with WC and the Maad Circle.
In 1994, his hit song Fantastic Voyage made it to #3 on the top 100 Billboard.
He got married to Josefa Salinas on May 18, 1996, and has twin daughters named Shayne and Kate.
He recorded a single called "Gangsta Walk" with Snoop Dogg.
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