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Happy Birthday, Shawty Lo!

Today, March 31, is the birthday of Atlanta rapper and D4L founder Shawty Lo. Shawty Lo first formed D4L in 2003 with fellow Atlanta rappers Fabo, Mook-B and Stoney. Together, the MC's penned a deal with Dee Money Entertainment and Asylum ...

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Happy Birthday, Jay Rock!

Today, March 31, is the birthday of West Coast rapper Jay Rock. Born Johnny McKinzie, Jr. in Watts, Los Angeles, Rock avoided the gang lifestyle by rapping. Rock was signed to Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE) in 2005. Since linking up with ...

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Happy Birthday, Tony Yayo!

Today, March 31, is the birthday of New York MC and G-Unit mainstay Tony Yayo. Just like the crew's frontman, 50 Cent, Tony Yayo was born and raised in Southside Jamaica Queens and began rapping as an escape from the world ...

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