Paul Duane Beauregard, known as DJ Paul, is an American DJ, record producer, rapper, musician and businessman from Memphis, Tennessee. He is a founding member of the hip hop group Three 6 Mafia and the brother of the late rapper Lord Infamous. DJ Paul started his career in the late 1980s as a DJ and has released several solo bands, as well as three albums of collaboration with Lord Infamous like The Serial Killaz. Juicy J was introduced and the three formed Three 6 Mafia, achieving nationwide success in the late 1990s and early 2000s. Their 2000 album, When the Smoke Clears: Sixty 6, Sixty 1, came out. debuted at number six on the Billboard 200 and was certified platinum. Then there were Da Unbreakables in 2003 and Most known Unknown in 2005, both commercially successful. In 2006, DJ Paul, Juicy J, Crunchy Black and Frayser Boy won the Oscar for Best Original Song for "It's Hard Out Here for a Pimp" from Hustle & Flow.
|Birth name||Paul Duane Beauregard|
|Also known as||Da Killa Man, DJ Paul K.O.M.|
|Born||January 12, 1977, Whitehaven, Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.|
|Genres||Hip hop, crunk|
|Occupation(s)||DJ, record producer, rapper, songwriter, entrepreneur|
|Instruments||Turntables, sampler, drum machine, keyboards, vocals|
|Labels||Hypnotize Minds, Prophet, Slumerican, Scale-A-Ton, Psychopathic|
|Associated acts||Three 6 Mafia, Prophet Posse, Drumma Boy, Insane Clown Posse, Seed of 6ix, Ya Boy, Yelawolf|
|Website||DJ Paul's Official site|
|IMDb||DJ Paul's IMDb|
The birth name is Paul Beauregard, he is a rapper, producer and member of the Oscar winning group Three 6 Mafia. In 2013, he brought together four original members of Three 6 Mafia to form Da Mafia 6ix.
He started his career as a DJ and was part of the rap duo The Serial Killaz.
He won the Oscar for Best Original Song in 2006 when he co-wrote "It's Hard Out Here for a Pimp", which was featured in the movie Hustle & Flow.
He has a child named Nautical with his ex-fiance Majda Baltic. Member Three 6 Mafia Lord Infamous is his half-brother.
He collaborated with Justin Timberlake on the later song "Chop Me Up".
- Three 6 members of the Mafia
- African American crunk musicians
- Rapper from Memphis, Tennessee
- Businessman in the US beverage industry
- Oscar-winning songwriter of Original Song
- African-American film producers
- Businessman from Tennessee
- American hip hop DJ
- American fashion houses
- American executives of companies in the food industry
- American businessmen in the retail industry
- African-American record producers
- Musicians from Tennessee
- African-American musician
- CEO of the American music industry
Latest information about DJ Paul updated on May 10 2021.