Warren G

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Warren G
Warren G and Kurupt (cropped).jpg
Warren G in 2015
Background information
Birth nameWarren Griffin III
Born (1970-11-10) November 10, 1970 (age 49)
OriginLong Beach, California
Genres
Occupation(s)
  • Rapper
  • singer
  • songwriter
  • record producer
  • DJ
Years active1992–present
Labels
Associated acts
WebsiteOfficial website

Warren Griffin III (born November 10, 1970 in Long Beach, California) is an American rapper and DJ and Producer better known by his stage name, Warren G.

Warren G has been nominated for two awards including Grammy Award for "Best Rap Performance By A Duo Or Group" for his song "Regulate" with Nate Dogg and was also nominated for a Grammy Award for "Best Rap Solo Performance" for his song, "This D.J." in 1995.

Discography[change | change source]

Studio albums[change | change source]

List of studio albums, with selected chart positions, sales figures and certifications
Title Album details Peak chart positions Sales Certifications
US
[1]
US R&B
[2]
AUS
[3]
CAN
[4]
FRA
[5]
GER
[6]
NZ
[7]
SWE
[8]
SWI
[9]
UK
[10]
Regulate... G Funk Era 2 1 42 27 26 15 26 12 25
Take a Look Over Your Shoulder
  • Released: March 25, 1997
  • Label: Def Jam
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette, digital download
11 4 22 20 14 8 10 25 9 20
I Want It All
  • Released: October 12, 1999
  • Label: Restless
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette, digital download
21 4 57 56 54 82
The Return of the Regulator
  • Released: December 11, 2001
  • Label: Universal
  • Formats: CD, digital download
83 14 87
The G Files
  • Released: September 29, 2009
  • Label: E1
  • Formats: CD, digital download

References[change | change source]

  1. Illegal name entered warren g%5b%5bCategory:BillboardID errors%5d%5d/warren+g/chart?f=305 "Warren G Album & Song Chart History: Billboard 200" Check |url= value (help). Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved September 22, 2012.
  2. Illegal name entered warren g%5b%5bCategory:BillboardID errors%5d%5d/warren+g/chart?f=333 "Warren G Album & Song Chart History: R&B/Hip-Hop Albums" Check |url= value (help). Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved September 22, 2012.
  3. Australian (ARIA Chart) peaks:
  4. Peak chart positions for albums in Canada:
  5. "Le Détail des Albums de chaque Artiste: Warren G" (in French). InfoDisc. Archived from the original (select "Warren G" and then click "Go") on May 7, 2013. Retrieved March 28, 2013. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help) and "Discografie Warren G". lescharts.com (in French). Hung Medien. Retrieved September 22, 2012. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |work= (help)
  6. "Chartverfolgung / Warren G / Longplay". musicline.de (in German). Media Control Charts. Retrieved September 22, 2012. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |work= (help)
  7. "Discography Warren G". charts.org.nz. Hung Medien. Retrieved September 22, 2012. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |work= (help)
  8. "Discography Warren G". swedishcharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved September 22, 2012. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |work= (help)
  9. "Discographie Warren G". hitparade.ch (in German). Hung Medien. Retrieved September 22, 2012. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |work= (help)
  10. "Warren G". The Official Charts Company. Retrieved September 22, 2012.
  11. 11.0 11.1 Erwin, Jack (November 17, 2009). "XXL Presents Def Jam's Entire Rap Discography". XXL (Harris Publications) (119): 70–72. 
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 "Gold & Platinum: Warren G". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved September 22, 2012.
  13. 13.0 13.1 "Certified Awards Search". British Phonographic Industry. Archived from the original (enter "Warren G" into the "Search" box, select "Keyword" on the drop-down menu and then select "Go") on June 4, 2011. Retrieved September 22, 2012. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  14. "Gold and Platinum Search (Warren G)". Music Canada. Retrieved September 22, 2012.
  15. "Certifications Albums Or – année 1995" (in French). Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique. Retrieved September 23, 2012.

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