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DJ Lethal

Disc Jockey
Male
Born Dec 18, 1972
Age 43
Hometown Rīga
Other Names DJ Lethal

Leor Dimant, better known as DJ Lethal, is a turntablist and producer and is best known for his position of DJ in the Irish-American hip-hop group, House of Pain. After House of Pain, Lethal went on to play in Limp Bizkit, which he briefly departed in 2012 and returned shortly after, and, briefly, in La Coka Nostra.… Read More

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  • La Coka Nostra Returns With “Masters Of The Dark Arts”
    All Hip Hop - Jun 23, 2012
  • Limp Bizkit: Tensions Easing?
    Gun Shy Assassin - May 13, 2012
  • Comment On Dj Lethal, John Otto Out Of Limp Bizkit? By The Real Cie
    Gun Shy Assassin - Apr 09, 2012
  • [News] Dj Lethal Premieres Limp Bizkit & Lil Wayne Collaboration "Ready To Go"
    HipHop DX - Mar 04, 2012

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CHILDHOOD

1972 Birth Born on December 18, 1972.
1979 6 Years Old In 1979, when Dimant was seven, he and his family emigrated the USSR for Italy, where they remained for a year until they obtained a visa. … Read More

TEENAGE

1987 14 Years Old Dimant and his parents lived in Jersey City for a time. His family later moved to Los Angeles in 1987 when his father got a job at a new Russian restaurant there. … Read More
1990 17 Years Old After the tour, in 1990, Everlast's first solo album, including a track featuring scratching by Dimant, was released to both critical and commercial failure. Following that, Everlast and Dimant, now known as DJ Lethal, decided to start a group, and with the addition of Everlast's high school friend Danny Boy, House of Pain was formed. The group's 1992 self-titled debut album went multi-platinum and is best known for the DJ Muggs produced hit single "Jump Around" and the DJ Lethal produced "Shamrocks and Shenanigans". … Read More

THIRTIES

2009 36 Years Old In a 2009 interview with the Latvian newspaper Diena, Dimant professed to still feeling "Latvian" despite his many years in the USA. … Read More
2012 39 Years Old …  After House Of Pain, Lethal went on to play in Limp Bizkit, which he briefly departed in 2012 and returned shortly after, and, briefly, in La Coka Nostra (at times with other former House Of Pain members). … Read More
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