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Ben Baller

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Birthday
27, 1973
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
27, 1973 (age 45)
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA

About

DJ and producer with 21 platinum album credits to his resume which includes works with both Jay-Z and Dr. Dre. He started out designing, making, and selling jewelry in the spring of 2005, and within a couple years, he became one of the most well known jewelers in the country.

Before Fame

He went to UC Berkeley and San Francisco State, graduating with a Bachelor's of Fine Arts in Cinematography at the latter. He was the first Asian at both universities to play both NCAA football and basketball.

Trivia

He was a nightclub DJ, primarily playing funk, disco, and hip-hop. He had a reality TV series and won a Webby award for best new reality show.

Family Life

His older brother, David Yang, is a video game producer and his older sister, Jeanne Yang, is a celebrity stylist. His mother was a dress contractor and his father was a history professor at UCLA. He has three children with his wife Nicc; sons named London and Ryder, and a daughter named Kaia.

Associated With

He met Denzel Washington and Dr. Dre which, in turn, opened doors to a career in the music business where he would become the VP of A&R at Priority Records and Aftermath Entertainment.