Michael Watts
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Birthday
7, 1976
Birthplace
Houston, TX
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
7, 1976 (age 43)
Birthplace
Houston, TX

About

DJ and music executive nicknamed "5000" who became a legend in the Houston hip-hop scene as the co-founder of the influential label Swishahouse, which has been home to artists like Mike Jones and Slim Thug. He is considered one of the godfathers of the "chopped and screwed" movement. 

Before Fame

He grew up in the Homestead neighborhood in northeast Houston. He created Swishahouse in response to the rap music coming out of the city's south side. 

Trivia

He has hosted his own mix show on 97.9 The Box.

Family Life

He married a woman named Latammie and has daughters named Destiny, Kelsey and McKenzie.

Associated With

He produced the Swishahouse compilation album The Day Hell Broke Loose 3 (2006), which features rappers like Paul Wall and Juelz Santana.