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Slick Rick

Richard Martin Lloyd Walters, better known as Slick Rick, is an Anglo-American rapper and record producer. He rose to fame for Doug E. Fresh & the Get Fresh Crew in the mid-1980s. Their songs "The Show" and "La Di Da Di" are considered hip hop classics of the time. "La Di Da Di" is one of the most sampled songs in history. In 1986, Slick Rick became the third artist to sign with Def Jam Records. He has released four albums: The Great Adventures of Slick Rick, The Ruler's Back, Behind Bars and The Art of Storytelling. Her music has been sampled and interlaced more than 1000 times, in dozens of songs by artists including Eminem, Beyoncé, Mariah Carey, Beastie Boys, TLC, Nas, Miley Cyrus, Kanye West, Black Star, The Notorious BIG, Snoop Dogg, MC Ren, Montell Jordan and Color Me Badd. In the process, Slick Rick became one of the most sampled hip-hop artists of all time. Many songs based on Slick Rick's stereotypes have become hit singles.

Birth name Richard Martin Lloyd Walters
Also known as Rick the Ruler, MC Ricky D
Born January 14, 1965, Mitcham, London, England
Origin The Bronx, New York, U.S.
Genres Hip hop
Occupation(s) Rapper, record producer
Years active 1984–present
Labels Def Jam
Associated acts Doug E. Fresh

About Slick Rick

He was born Richard Walters and is best known for the narrative singles "La Di Da Di" and "Children's Story" from the 1980s.

Slick Rick before fame

He was blind in his right eye as a toddler, which resulted in his characteristic eye patch.

Achievement of Slick Rick

His platinum albums include The Great Adventures of Slick Rick [Rapper] (1988) and The Art of Storytelling (1989). (1999).

Slick Rick family life

He married Mandy Aragones in 1997. He is the father of two children from a prior relationship.

Associations of Slick Rick

He made an appearance on Jay-breakthrough Z's single "Girls, Girls, Girls" in 2001.

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Latest information about Slick Rick updated on September 16 2021.

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