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Birthday
10, 1968
Birthplace
Dallas, TX
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
10, 1968 (age 51)
Birthplace
Dallas, TX

About

Rapper whose career took off in 1989 with the release of his debut album, No One Can Do It Better, which hit #1 on the U.S. hip-hop charts and eventually went Platinum. He is also known for his many collaborations with Dr. Dre, co-writing several N.W.A. songs and appearing on Dre's landmark 1992 album The Chronic.

Before Fame

He got his start as a member of the hip-hop group The Fila Fresh Crew, who were featured on the N.W.A and The Posse compilation in 1987. The group disbanded in 1988.

Trivia

His voice was permanently altered after a 1989 car accident crushed his larynx, leaving him with a raspier quality to his voice.

Family Life

His birth name is Tracy Lynn Curry. He has a daughter with singer Erykah Badu as well as a daughter from a previous relationship.

Associated With

He co-wrote three songs from Eazy-E's debut solo album, Eazy-Duz-It.