Slick Rick

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Slick Rick
Slick Rick - The Ruler.jpg
Slick Rick in 2009.
Background information
Birth name Richard Walters
Born (1965-01-14) January 14, 1965 (age 53)
Mitcham, Surrey, England
Origin London, England
Genres Hip hop
Occupations Rapper, record producer
Years active 1982–present
Labels Def Jam, Columbia, CBS Records, PolyGram, Universal
Associated acts Doug E. Fresh, Nas, Prince Paul, Dana Dane

Richard Walters (born 14 January 1965), known by his stage name, Slick Rick, is a British rapper from a Jamaican family. He was also known by the names MC Ricky D and Rick the Ruler. He is also known for wearing an eye patch when performing after he was blinded in his right eye from broken glass as an infant. He burst onto the rap scene in Doug E. Fresh's Get Fresh Crew where he went by the stage name, MC Ricky D.

Discography[change | change source]

Albums[change | change source]

Slick Rick has releasesd 4 studio albums:

Year Album
1988 The Great Adventures of Slick Rick
1991 The Ruler's Back
1994 Behind Bars
1999 The Art of Storytelling

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