|Birth name||Aaron Tyler|
|Born||May 22, 1967|
|Origin||Compton, California, U.S.|
|Genre(s)||Gangsta Rap, West Coast Hip Hop|
Hoo Bangin'/Priority (1998-2000)
Aaron Tyler (born May 22, 1967 in Compton, California), better known by his stage name MC Eiht, is an American gangsta rapper. Events 334 BC - The Greek army of Alexander the Great defeats Darius III of Persia in the Battle of the Granicus. Year 1967 ( MCMLXVII) was a Common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar of the 1967 Gregorian calendar. Compton is a city located in Southern Los Angeles County California, USA, south-southeast of downtown Los Angeles. California ( is a US state on the West Coast of the United States, along the Pacific Ocean. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the A music genre is a categorical and typological construct that identifies musical sounds as belonging to a particular category and type of music that can be distinguished from other For the Ice T album see Gangsta Rap (album. Gangsta rap is a term originated by the mainstream media to describe a certain subgenre West Coast hip hop is a style of Hip hop music that originated in California in the early 1980s In the Music industry, a record label can be a Brand and a Trademark associated with the Marketing of music recordings and Music Orpheus Music is an Independent record label dedicated to R&B and jazz music and home to recording artist Freddie Jackson. Epic Records is an American Record label. It is owned and operated by Sony Music Entertainment. Hoo-Bangin' Records is an Independent record label founded by rapper Mack 10. Priority Records is an American based Record label, owned and operated by EMI, and has made a name for itself dealing primarily in Hip hop music Doggystyle Records (originally Dogghouse Records) is a Record label founded by Snoop Dogg at the end of his self-described " Servitude " Events 334 BC - The Greek army of Alexander the Great defeats Darius III of Persia in the Battle of the Granicus. Year 1967 ( MCMLXVII) was a Common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar of the 1967 Gregorian calendar. Compton is a city located in Southern Los Angeles County California, USA, south-southeast of downtown Los Angeles. California ( is a US state on the West Coast of the United States, along the Pacific Ocean. A stage name, also called a screen name, is a Pseudonym used by Performers and Entertainers such as The United States of America —commonly referred to as the For the Ice T album see Gangsta Rap (album. Gangsta rap is a term originated by the mainstream media to describe a certain subgenre In an interview he stated that his stage name was partly inspired by the numeral in KRS-One's name. Lawrence Krishna Parker (born August 20 1965) better known by his stage name KRS-One, is an American Rapper. He chose Eiht for its links to "hood culture", including 8Ball and . 38 caliber firearms.  He is a member of the rap group Compton's Most Wanted. Rapping (also known as emceeing, MCing, spitting, or just rhyming) is the Rhythmic spoken delivery of Rhymes wordplay and Compton's Most Wanted is a Classic Gangsta rap group and one of the pioneers of the West Coast Hip Hop scene still performing today on Independent
Tyler grew to fame on the West Coast as one of two MCs in the four-man crew, Compton's Most Wanted. West Coast hip hop is a style of Hip hop music that originated in California in the early 1980s Compton's Most Wanted is a Classic Gangsta rap group and one of the pioneers of the West Coast Hip Hop scene still performing today on Independent After enjoying increasing success with the group, which peaked with 1992's Music to Driveby, Eiht took a role in the hit movie Menace II Society as well as a high-profile spot on the soundtrack. Music to Driveby is the third studio album by Compton based hip hop group Compton's Most Wanted. Menace II Society is a 1993 hood film and the directorial debut of twin brothers Allen and Albert Hughes. The song, "Streiht Up Menace," which chronicles the unfortunate downturn of the film's protagonist within the pathological conditions of American inner city life, is considered to be Eiht's magnum opus. Indeed, the movie spurred him into a solo career, although his next two albums We Come Strapped and Death Threatz would be accredited as MC Eiht featuring Compton's Most Wanted. We Come Strapped is a 1994 Gangsta rap album by MC Eiht and Compton's Most Wanted. Death threatz is a 1996 album by MC Eiht & Compton's Most Wanted. He states that he did not wish to star in comedy films in order to maintain his public image. He later only appeared in the low-budget movies "Reasons," "Thicker Than Water" and "Who Made the Potatoe Salad?" as well as providing the voice for Ryder in the video game Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
From 1990 to 1996, MC Eiht and Compton producer-rapper DJ Quik had an on-going rivalry. Note also that facts covered in this article is as of the release of San Andreas in 2004 and as such primarily discusses the characters based on information in San Andreas Grand Theft Auto San Andreas is a sandbox-style action-adventure computer and Video game developed by Rockstar North Year 1990 ( MCMXC) was a Common year starting on Monday (link displays the 1990 Gregorian calendar) Year 1996 ( MCMXCVI) was a Leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar) David Martin Blake (born January 18, 1970 in Compton, California) better known by his Stage name DJ Quik, is a Rapper The fracas sparked when Quik name-dropped Compton's Most Wanted on the song Real Doe from his 1987 mixtape The Red Tape.
Quik only intended the reference as a shout-out, but MC Eiht interpreted it as a "diss," or gratuitous affront. The situation was exacerbated by the fact Quik was affiliated with the Tree Top Piru set of the rival Bloods street gang. Several tracks were recorded: Quik's "Dollaz + Sense", a series of songs called "Def Wish" which were four parts by Eiht, and several others by both artists.
He put out Last Man Standing, the first album accredited only to MC Eiht, then broke from the label for Big Beat/Atlantic. Last Man Standing is the debut solo album by MC Eiht. The album was released in 1997 for Epic Street and was produced by MC Eiht Dat Nigga Daz Atlantic Records ( Atlantic Recording Corporation) is an American Record label best known for its many recordings of Rhythm & blues, Rock Eiht never ended up putting out an album on the label, instead eventually signing to and releasing the album Section 8 on Priority in 1999. Section 8 is a 1999 Gangsta rap album by MC Eiht. It was also his first album on Mack 10 's Hoo Bangin' Records. Priority Records is an American based Record label, owned and operated by EMI, and has made a name for itself dealing primarily in Hip hop music  Eiht would hop between record labels and one-off releases in the next years, moving between independent labels Half-Ounce, D3 Entertainment, and Lookin' Up Entertainment from 2001 to 2003. He would put out records with Spice 1 and Brotha Lynch Hung in 2004 and 2006 on Real Talk Entertainment, releasing another solo album between them on West Inc. Spice 1 (born Robert L Green Jr in Corsicana Texas) is a West Coast rapper raised in Hayward California, best known for his acclaimed self-titled Kevin Mann, better known by his Stage name Brotha Lynch Hung, is an American Rapper from Sacramento California. /Native Records. His inability to settle at a label contributed to his joining The Warzone, a trio put together by Snoop Dogg and consisting of Goldie Loc, Kam and MC Eiht himself. The Warzone is a West coast rap group consisting of Goldie Loc, MC Eiht, and Kam. Keiwan Deshawn Spillman (born January 16, 1980 in Long Beach, California) better known by his stage name Goldie Loc is a Rapper Kam (born Craig Miller is an American Political rapper known primarily among hip hop fans and music critics during the 1990s In 2006, Eiht and the group appeared on the single "Candy (Drippin' Like Water)" on Snoop Dogg's album Tha Blue Carpet Treatment. Year 2006 ( MMVI) was a Common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. " Candy (Drippin' like Water " is the third single by Snoop Dogg from his 2006 album Tha Blue Carpet Treatment, produced by Rick Rock. Cordozar Calvin Broadus Jr (born October 20 1971 His mother nicknamed him " Snoopy " as a child because of the way he dressed and because of his love of Tha Blue Carpet Treatment is the eighth solo Album released by rapper Snoop Dogg.