Ben J

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Birthday
13, 1991
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
13, 1991 (age 26)
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA

About

Rapper best known as one half of the California hip-hop duo New Boyz. The group shot to stardom with their 2009 single "You're a Jerk." They split in 2013, but in 2017 Ben J announced on Twitter that they would be releasing a new album later that year. 

Before Fame

He met Legacy during his freshman year at Hesperia High School. He had wanted to play football at San Diego State University but chose to focus on rapping instead.

Trivia

He and Legacy were nominated for Best Group at the BET Awards in 2011.

Family Life

His birth name is Earl Benjamin. He has a daughter named Kemiyah.

Associated With

The New Boyz' 2011 single "Better With the Lights Off" features singer and dancer Chris Brown.