Rapper who first found fame in the late 1980's as a member of the group 415 before signing to Def jam Records and releasing solo albums like 1996's Seasoned Veteran. He is the founder of the record label Ten-Six Records.
He grew up in the Bay Area of California.
Snoop Dogg has cited him as a key influence.
His real name is Richard Serrell. He has children.
He was featured on Tupac Shakur's 1996 track "Aint Hard 2 Find."