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Twista

American rapper from Illinois

Twista

American rapper from Illinois
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birthday
27th
November, 1973
Birth Place
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Birth Sign
sagittarius
Biography

Carl Terrell Mitchell (born November 27, 1973), better known mononymously as Twista (formerly Tung Twista), is an American rapper. He is best known for his chopper style of rapping and for once holding the title of fastest English rapper in the world according to Guinness World Records in 1992, being able to pronounce 598 syllables in 55 seconds.
In 1997, after appearing on Do or Die’s hit single “Po Pimp”, produced by The Legendary Traxster, Twista signed with Big Beat and Atlantic Records, where he released his third album Adrenaline Rush and formed the group Speedknot Mobstaz, in 1998. His 2004 album Kamikaze reached the top of the US Billboard 200 album chart, after the success of the Billboard Hot 100 #1 single “Slow Jamz”.

instruments played
Vocals
Also Known As

Tung Twista

Associated Acts

Do Or Die Jamie Foxx Jeremih Kanye West The Legendary Traxster Speedknot Mobstaz Tech N9ne

Birth Name

Carl Terrell Mitchell

Genres

Hip hop chopper

Occupations

Rapper songwriter record producer

Website
Years Active

1989 present

Name

Twista

Nationality

United States of America

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