Rahzel

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Rahzel
Rahzel-2010.jpg
Rahzel, July 2010
Background information
OriginNew York City, NY, U.S.
GenresBeatbox, hip hop
OccupationsHuman Beatbox
InstrumentsHuman voice
 
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Rahzel
Rahzel-2010.jpg
Rahzel, July 2010
Background information
OriginNew York City, NY, U.S.
GenresBeatbox, hip hop
OccupationsHuman Beatbox
InstrumentsHuman voice

Rahzel M. Brown, also known as simply Rahzel, is an American musician and beatboxer, formerly a member of The Roots.[1]

2002

Rahzel is known for an ability to sing or rap while simultaneously beatboxing, as evidenced in his performances of "Iron Man" and his signature song "If Your Mother Only Knew", a hidden track on Make the Music 2000.[2] His talents are showcased in various solo projects as well as on Ben Harper's 2000 single, "Steal My Kisses." He also provided his own voice on video games SSX and SSX Tricky.

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Guest appearances[edit]

YearSongArtistAlbum
1993"Intro"Raw BreedLune Tunz
1994"Bicoastal Holdup"
"Vibe Khameleonz"
Shä-KeyA Head Nadda's Journey to Adidi Skizm
1995"Lazy Afternoon"
"?. vs. Rahzel"
"The Lesson Part 1"
The RootsDo You Want More?!!!??!
1995"Locker bleiben"Die Fantastischen VierLauschgift
1996"The Beat Down"Da Bush BabeesGravity
1997"Show Me Love (QD3 Fat Boy Remix)"RobynShow Me Love
1997"The Battle"DJ SkribbleTraffic Jams
1997"Dangereux"
"L'Enfer"
IAML'École du micro d'argent
1997"Rob Swift Versus Rahzel"Rob SwiftSoulful Fruit
1999"Jam"Alliance EthnikFat Comeback
1999"Southern Gul"Erykah BaduSouthern Gul
1999"Step into the Realm"
"Adrenaline!"
"The Notic"
The RootsThe Roots Come Alive
1999"First Thing"ChoclairIce Cold
1999"It's a Must"RakimThe Master
1999"Steal My Kisses"Ben HarperBurn to Shine
2000"Used to be Perfect"Lynden David HallSleeping with Victor
2000"In Tune with the Sound"Roni Size ReprazentIn the Mode
2000"Children's Story"EverlastEat at Whitey's
2000"Cold Blooded"CommonLike Water for Chocolate
2001"Side to Side"DJ HasebeHey World EP
2002"Top of the Game"Sean PaulDutty Rock
2003"Rock the House"The High & MightyThe Highlite Zone
2003"Deep Cover"TonedeffUnderscore
2004"Bam Bam"Toots & the MaytalsTrue Love
2004"Oh My God"Masta AceA Long Hot Summer
2004"Pleasure Is All Mine"
"Where is the Line"
"Who Is It"
"Mouth's Cradle"
"Triumph of a Heart"
BjörkMedúlla
2004"Confused Rappers"The BeatnutsMilk Me
2004"Starting Over"
"The American Way"
"Acetone"
The Crystal MethodLegion of Boom
2004"Rock and Roll Part 2"
"A Day in the Life"
Handsome Boy Modeling SchoolWhite People
2004"Mega Beast Theme Song"Dub-LDay of the Mega Beast
2004"B-BoxChris KCycles/B-Box
2005"Rahzel Skit 1"
"Rahzel Skit 2"
Ol' Dirty BastardOsirus
2006"Chocolate Chewing Gum"
k-osAtlantis: Hymns for Disco
2006"Mojo"
Peeping TomPeeping Tom
2006"Main Title"
"Bus Is Not for Sissies"
"Barry's Love Theme"
"Kidnapping"
"Rahzel Interlude"
"Funeral is for Sissies"
"Rahzel in the Park"
"King of the Crapper"
"From Behind"
"Fresca"
"The Mole"
Various ArtistsLet's Go to Prison Soundtrack
2006"Some MCs"
C-Rayz WalzThe Dropping
2007"Keys 2 Your Ass"
Imani CoppolaThe Black and White Album
2009"Intro"
"What's Happening"
"Brainbender"
DJ JS-1Ground Original 2: No Sell Out
2009"Blow Up Da Spot"
Sadat XBrand New Bein'
2010"Bad Self"RhymefestDangerous: 5-18

References[edit]

  1. ^ Matsui, M (1999) Rahzel: The Fifth Element, The Daily, University of Washington. archived version
  2. ^ "Rahzel, Make The Music 2000 review". The Village Voice. October 12, 1999. Retrieved 2009-09-10. 

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