Skate the Great

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Birthday
19, 1972
Birthplace
Breda, Netherlands
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
19, 1972 (age 47)
Birthplace
Breda, Netherlands

About

Notable as a rapper, DJ, and television host & announcer, Skate the Great released a 2003 single titled "Joyride," hosted a Dutch video gaming TV program called Gamekings, and provided voiceover work for Eurosport's coverage of World Wrestling Entertainment events.

Before Fame

Early in his career, he contributed to recordings such as Next Chapter - Skills!/Just Lettin' My Ego Rise (1992) and the Feel The D.R.A.F.T. EP (1993).

Trivia

He once worked for a Dutch gaming publication titled Power Unlimited.

Family Life

Born Richard Simon, he grew up in Breda, Netherlands, and later settled in Amsterdam.

Associated With

He is a contemporary of fellow Dutch rapper Gers Pardoel.