Timothy Zachery Mosley, known by his stage name Timbaland, is an American musician, record producer, DJ, rapper, singer, songwriter, and record manager. He has been praised by many for his creative production and for his distinctive rhythmic style "stuttering". In 2007, Entertainment Weekly said that "almost every current pop trend can be traced back to her - from charming, urban R&B singers ... to the art of incorporating cutting-edge sound into hit number 1. " Timbaland's first full credit production job was in 1996 on Ginuwine ... a bachelor's degree for R&B singer Ginuwine. Further work on Aaliyah's second studio album, One in a Million, and Missy Elliott's debut studio album, Supa Dupa Fly, have made him the top producer for R&B and hip artists. hop. As a rapper, he released several albums with fellow rapper Magoo for the first time, followed by his first solo album Tim's Bio in 1998 .
|Born||Timothy Zachery Mosley, March 10, 1972, Norfolk, Virginia, U.S.|
|Other names||DJ Timmy Tim, Timbo, Timar, Mozart Timadeas|
|Education||Salem High School|
|Occupation||Musician, record producer, DJ, rapper, singer, songwriter, record executive|
|Relatives||Sebastian (brother), Pharrell Williams (cousin)|
He was 14 when he was shot by a co-worker while working at Red Lobster. He struggled through a nine-month period of partial paralysis by learning how to be a DJ.
He fully produced Missy Elliott's 1997 debut album, Supa Dupa Fly.
His younger brother is fellow rapper Sebastian. He married Monique Idlett on June 10, 2008 and they divorced in 2013. He has two sons named Frankie and Demetrius, and a daughter named Reign.
He produced most of One in a Million, Aaliyah's 1996 sophomore album.
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Latest information about Timbaland updated on June 14 2021.