Rapper who also entered the pop tradition zeitgeist along with his 1989 strike “Bust a Move,” which topped the graphs in Canada and Australia. The music gained him a Grammy for Greatest Rap Overall performance. He relocated from Britain to Queens, NY when he was eight years of age. He went to Hunter College SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL in Manhattan. He made an appearance as himself carrying out “Bust a Move” in the Oscar-nominated 2009 film Up in the Air flow. His actual name is definitely Marvin Youthful. His parents had been Jamaican immigrants. His music for “Bust a Move” features Crimson Sizzling Chili Peppers bassist Flea, who also shows up in the music video.