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Suge Knight

Biography

Rap mogul who co-founded Loss of life Row Information with Dr. Dre. He later on founded Dark Kapital Information. He played university football 1st at Un Camino College and at University or college of Nevada, NEVADA. He performed for the LA Rams before learning to be a producer, along with his 1st big fortune from the achievement of Vanilla Snow. He wedded Sharitha Knight. After their divorce, he wedded Michel’le. He offers five children called Bailei, Taj, Andrew, Story and Posh. He helped to create music for most popular symbols, including Snoop Dogg.

Quick Facts


Full Name Suge Knight
Date Of Birth April 19, 1965
Place Of Birth Compton, CA
Height 1.88 m
Weight 120 kg
Profession Entrepreneur
Education University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Lynwood High School
Spouse Michel'le
Children Bailei Knight, Taj Knight, Legend Knight, Posh Knight, Andrew Knight
Parents Maxine Chatman, Marion Knight, Sr.
Siblings Karen Anderson, Charlinda Tubbs
Star Sign Aries

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#Fact
1His jackets were featured on an episode of "Storage Wars". They were valued at $5,000.
2Is portrayed by Sean Ringgold in Notorious (2009).
3In a 2005 interview with hip-hop magazine "XXL", he stated that he's attempting to rebuild his record label, Death Row. He plans to sign new artists.
4Was on the Dean's List at UNLV
5Is Petey Pablo's manager.
6Rejected rapper The Game's demo
7Father was a janitor.
8Is a member of Eastside Bounty Hunter Bloods in Los Angeles, California.
9Is a close friend of rappers Mack 10, Boo-Yaa T.R.I.B.E. and DJ Quik, who are all known Blood gang-bangers in L.A.'s inner cities.
10He was the last person who saw Tupac Shakur alive.
11He is a known member of the Mob Piru Blood Gang, one of the most powerful gang in Compton, California. He often wears Red outfit to flash his ties with the Mob Piru Blood.
12Former bodyguard of R&B-star Bobby Brown.
13Founder and CEO of Death Row Records
14Attended University of Nevada-Las Vegas
15Played two games as a defensive end for the Los Angeles Rams as a replacement player during the 1987 NFL strike


Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
DysFunktional Family2003Documentary composer: additional score

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
American Dream American KnightmareDocumentary announcedHimself
Larger Than Life: The Suge Knight Story2016Documentary
NWA & Eazy-E: Kings of Compton2015DocumentaryHimself
BBC News 8pm Summary2015TV Series shortHimself
The Arsenio Hall Show2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Tupac Shakur: Thug Angel 22011DocumentaryHimself
30 for 302010TV Series documentaryHimself
One World Hip Hop Championship2009TV MovieHimself
Inside Death Row2008VideoHimself
TMZ on TV2007TV SeriesHimself
Rap Sheet: Hip-Hop and the Cops2006DocumentaryHimself
20 Most Horrifying Hollywood Murders2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
Tupac: Live at the House of Blues2005VideoHimself (uncredited)
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn2004TV SeriesHimself
The 2nd Annual Vibe Awards2004TV SpecialHimself
The Best of the Source Awards Vol. 1: Hip-Hop History2003Video documentaryHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2003TV SeriesHimself
Howard Stern2002TV SeriesHimself
Tupac Shakur: Thug Angel2002DocumentaryHimself
Last Call with Carson Daly2002TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Biggie and Tupac2002DocumentaryHimself - Record Producer
Welcome to Death Row2001Video documentaryHimself - CEO: Death Row Records
Behind the Music1999TV Series documentaryHimself
America's Most Wanted: America Fights Back1997TV Series documentaryHimself
Tupac Shakur: Thug Immortal1997Video documentaryHimself
Primetime1996TV Series documentaryHimself
The 1995 Source Hip-Hop Music Awards1995TV SpecialHimself (as Suge Knight)
Gangsta Rap: An MTV News Special Report1994TV Movie documentaryHimself - CEO, Death Row Records (as Suge Knight)
MTV Video Music Awards 19931993TV SpecialHimself (uncredited)

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Murder Rap: Inside the Biggie and Tupac Murders2015DocumentaryHimself
Vanilla Ice Archive2012DocumentaryHimself
Beef 42007Video documentaryHimself (as Suge Knight)
Life After Death Row2006Video documentaryHimself
E! True Hollywood Story2005TV Series documentaryHimself
And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop2004TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Beef2003DocumentaryHimself (as Suge Knight)
Tupac: Resurrection2003DocumentaryHimself

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#Quote
1(At the 1995 Source Awards): "To all you artists out there, who don't wanna be on a record label where the Executive Producer's...all up in the videos, all on the records, dancin'...then come to Death Row!"
2"Compton's like the ocean. It's real pretty, but, anytime, something can happen. Somebody getting eaten. Somebody fighting'. Something's always going on".

#Trademark
1Scathing comments about those in the rap community, usually rivals such as Puff Daddy/P. Diddy, Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, and others

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