David Banner biography

David Banner

Southern hip hop, Musical Artist

1974 –

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Who is David Banner?

Lavell William Crump, better known by his stage name David Banner, is an American rapper, record producer, and occasional actor.

Born in Jackson, Mississippi, Banner graduated from Southern University and pursued a masters of education at the University of Maryland. He started his music career as a member of the rap duo, Crooked Lettaz, before going solo in 2000 with the release titled Them Firewater Boyz, Vol. 1.

In 2003, Banner signed to Universal Records releasing four albums: Mississippi: The Album, MTA2: Baptized in Dirty Water, Certified, and The Greatest Story Ever Told.

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Born
Apr 11, 1974
Jackson
Also known as
  • Levell Crump
  • Banner, David
  • Lavell Crump
  • Lavell Adrian Crump
  • Lavell William Crump
  • Lavelle Crump
  • L. 'D.B.' Crump
  • Mr. Mississippi
  • Lavell 'David Banner' Crump
Parents
Ethnicity
  • African American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Southern University and A&M College
  • University of Maryland, College Park
  • Provine High School
Lived in
  • Jackson

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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