Member of the pioneering hip-hop group Run-D.M.C..
Arrested and charged for DWI and public intoxication in Atlanta, Georgia [August 1991]
Used to drink 8 bottles of 40-ounce malt liquor a day.
Found out in 1999 that he was adopted. Is currently searching for his birth parents.
Just completed his first solo album (June 2004), titled "Checks, Thugs, and Rock & Roll," due out at the end of the year.
A huge fan of The Beatles, especially John Lennon.
Found out in 1999 he was adopted.
Suffers from spasmodic dysphonia, which causes involuntary spasms of the vocal cords.
Located and met his birth mother, Berncenia Lovelace, in 2005.
Friends with 50 Cent.