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Young MC

Rapper
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Born May 10, 1967

Marvin Young, better known by his stage name Young MC, is an English-born American singer, rapper and actor. He is best known for his 1989 hit "Bust a Move". His debut album Stone Cold Rhymin' found international acclaim; however, subsequent albums have not reached the same level of success. Young has also appeared in film in acting roles and cameo appearances and has appeared in several television programs.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1967 Birth Born on May 10, 1967.

TWENTIES

1989 22 Years Old 1 More Event
He is best known for his 1989 hit "Bust a Move". … Read More
1990 23 Years Old The follow-up single, "Principal's Office", reached No. 33 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was nominated for Best Rap Video at the 1990 MTV Video Music Awards. … Read More
1991 24 Years Old Young signed with Capitol Records and released his second album, Brainstorm, in 1991. … Read More
1993 26 Years Old However his third album, What's the Flavor?, released in 1993, was a commercial failure, with both the album and its singles failing to chart. … Read More

THIRTIES

1997 30 Years Old In 1997 Young released his fourth album, Return of the 1 Hit Wonder, on the independent label Overall Records. … Read More
2000 33 Years Old In 2000, Young released his fifth album, Ain't Goin' Out Like That, on his own record label Young Man Moving Records. … Read More
2002 35 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2002, he released his sixth album, Engage the Enzyme.
2004 37 Years Old In December 2004 Young traveled to Vancouver to commence shooting for the film The Zero Sum. … Read More
2005 38 Years Old In September 2005, Young was cast in the VH1 reality show Celebrity Fit Club 3. … Read More
2006 39 Years Old After 20 years of living in Los Angeles, Young relocated to Scottsdale, AZ in 2006.

FORTIES

2007 40 Years Old He spent 2007 creating his seventh album, Adrenaline Flow, which was released in 2008. … Read More
2009 42 Years Old In 2009, Young released his eighth album, Relentless. … Read More
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