Also known as DJ Quik, he is a record producer and MC who has worked with many artists, including Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre.
He made his own mixtapes and sold them after receiving a turntable.
He helped produce records for Jermaine Dupri and Deborah Cox.
Started his career young and was a platinum-selling artist by the age of 21.
He collaborated with Suge Knight on his third album.