Swizz Beatz in 2007
|Birth name||Kasseem Dean|
|Born||September 13, 1978|
|Origin||The Bronx, New York, United States|
|Labels||Full Surface, Ruff Ryders, Atlantic|
|Associated acts||Fat Joe, DMX, Alicia Keys, Jay-Z, The LOX, Kanye West, T.I., Cassidy, Lloyd Banks, Ruff Ryders, Drag-On, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony|
He began to produce music tracks at the age of 16 and sold his first beat when he was 17. His beat would later become DMX's hit single Ruff Ryders' Anthem. He founded his own record label, Full Surface Records in a joint venture with Clive Davis of J Records at the age of 23. He is currently married to singer Alicia Keys and they have 4 children.
Discography[change | change source]
Studio albums[change | change source]
Swizz Beatz has released 2 studio albums and a compilation album:
|2007||One Man Band Man|
Compilation albums[change | change source]
|2002||Swizz Beatz Presents G.H.E.T.T.O. Stories|
References[change | change source]
- "404 Page". www.umusicpub.com.
- "Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz Are Engaged – and Expecting!". PEOPLE.com.
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