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Heavy D

American actor and musician

Heavy D

American actor and musician
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birthday
24th
May, 1967
Death
8th
November, 2011
Birth Place
Mandeville, Jamaica
Birth Sign
gemini
Biography

Dwight Arrington Myers (May 24, 1967 – November 8, 2011), better known as Heavy D, was a Jamaican-born American rapper, record producer, singer and actor. Myers was the former leader of Heavy D & the Boyz, a group which included dancers/background vocalists G-Whiz (Glen Parrish), “Trouble” T. Roy (Troy Dixon), and DJ and producer Eddie F (born Edward Ferrell). The group maintained a sizable audience in the United States through most of the 1990s. The five albums the group released were produced by Teddy Riley, Marley Marl, DJ Premier, his cousin Pete Rock, and Eddie F. Myers also released four solo albums and discovered Soul for Real and Monifah.

Associated Acts

Pete Rock & CL Smooth Heavy D & the Boyz Marley Marl Teddy Riley Super Cat Al B. Sure Erick Sermon Monifah Eddie F

Birth Name

Dwight Arrington Myers

Genres

Hip hop, reggae fusion

Occupations

Rapper singer songwriter actor record executive record producer

Origin

Mount Vernon, New York, United States

Years Active

1986 2011

Name

Heavy D

Nationality

United States of America, Jamaica

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