His record label, Romp Productions, and his many references to "Romper Room" in his songs, coincided with a Vallejo robbery gang of the time calling themselves the "Romper Room Gang" and responsible for the robberies of many area banks and pizza parlours. Mac Dre is a American Rapper, record producer, screenwriter, who was born on 5 July, 1970 in Oakland, California. most popular celebrity for the day (July 5) and the 266th most popular for the year (1970). During the inception of the 2000s, he played a major role in the mainstreaming of "hyphy" music. Since there were only two ways in and out, it was a naturally “insulated” community, which made surveilling it easier in some aspects, and harder in others. Mac Dre was a Rapper. He was controversially imprisoned from 1996 to 1998 for allegedly being affiliated with an attempted bank robbery.
All three believed that they were still safe, since there was no way that law enforcement linked them to any specific crimes. Andre Louis Hicks (July 5, 1970 – November 1, 2004), better known by his stage name Mac Dre, was an American rapper, and the initial founder of Thizz Entertainment, and the now defunct Romp Productions. However, before he could reach that audience, Mac Dre needed money, which is where his gang, the Romper Room, came in. Dunn was then given the car, and was supposed to give it to Dre, Diggs, and Curtis to use in a robbery in Fresno.
Following those albums, Hicks met with Executive Producer Bernard Gourley and recorded the album Rapper Gone Bad with production help from Tone Cappone, Lev Berlak, and Warren G. This started a new beginning for Mac Dre as he began to release albums steadily, building a huge catalog of music recorded at The Grill Studios in Oakland. Before his untimely demise, he was able to record numerous albums of several then-upcoming rappers through the help of his independent record label, Thizz Entertainment. According to Diggs, they all knew they were being watched, and they were being stopped constantly.
Mac Dre is the 2113th most popular Cancer. I’m a dope rhyme dealer, not a money stealer.” Dre went on to make fun of the VPD’s efforts, as they were “steady accusing, but these cases you losin,” which Dre said meant they were constantly filing charges but could prove nothing. In prison, Hicks gained some notoriety by recording the lyrics to songs directly over the Fresno County Jail and Lompoc United States Penitentiary inmate telephone. Andre Hicks, 34, known as Mac Dre, was killed about 3:30 a.m. Monday when another vehicle pulled up beside the driver's side of the van he was in and began shooting, police said. Mac Dre was born on July 5, 1970 in Vallejo, California, USA as Andre Hicks. Artist descriptions on Last.fm are editable by everyone. We are going to talk about their personal lives, their net worth and their careers. On November 1, 2004, Hicks was a passenger in a vehicle driving on a freeway in Kansas City, Missouri when a gunman shot at his vehicle. Andre Andrey Hicks (July 5, 1970 – November 1, 2004), better known by his stage name Mac Dre, was one of the originators of hyphy and is generally considered the creator of Thizz music. Then it's jack time, Fuck wit a black time. ð Error: Please reload and try again!. The Saga Continues (Bloods & Crips album), It's On (Dr. Dre) 187um Killa (Eazy-E ep album), Def Jam Fight for NY: The Takeover (video game), AKSHUN MAN - ThugMinded (Fast Cars) Video By Hollow Point Pictures, Regie Marvelous - 160 bang bang(montreal rap)UPTOWN, Regie Marvelous - Bout it Bout it(Montreal rap)160, REGIE MARVELOUS Feat flawless , propane , demon514 - 160 TAKE OVER (official video)MONTREAL RAP, Rappers and Rap Groups in San Francisco Bay Area, Rappers and Rap Groups in Vallejo, California, List of San Francisco Bay Area rappers and rap groups, List of rappers and rap groups in Vallejo, California, https://hiphopdatabase.fandom.com/wiki/Mac_Dre_(rapper)?oldid=50375, Mac Drizzle, Mac Dreezy, Mac Dregos, Mac Drevious, Thizzelle Washington, Furl, Furly, Mr. Furly, Muhammad Al Boo Boo, The Genie of the Lamp, Thizz King, Pill Clinton, Andre Macassi, Street Sampras, Ronald Dregan, The Make it Happen Cap'n, Andre McEnroe, The Thizzard of Oz, The Mac Named Dre, Dre Van Halen, The M.A.C.