Kid Capri Bio

Kid Capri was born in the BronxNew York CityNew YorkUSA. In the 1970s, Kid Capri began to attend block parties, starting his DJ career at the age of 8. He eventually garnered widespread attention atStudio 54 and began selling his sets with his partner at the time Starchild. Kid Capri has deejayed for seven seasons of Def Comedy Jam. He's also produced tracks for Boogie Down ProductionsHeavy DBig LGrand Puba, and Quincy Jones. He eventually released an LP onWarner Brothers Records titled The Tape in 1991. He appeared in the 1993 movie Who's the Man? alongside Doctor DreColin QuinnKRS-OneIce-TPete RockCL SmoothEric BFlavor FlavKris KrossMelle MelBusta Rhymes and many others. In 1997, Kid Capri switched from Warner Brothers to Trackmasters after he appeared on the 1997 Puff Daddy And The Family World Tour. He has subsequently released Soundtrack to the Streets in 1998.

Recently Kid Capri has been busy working with his very own label, 'No Kid'n Records'.

(source: wikipedia.com)

 

WEBSITE: www.kidcapri.com/



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