Unk

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DJ Unk
Birth nameAnthony Platt
Also known asDJ Unk
Born(1982-03-28) March 28, 1982 (age 30)
OriginAtlanta, Georgia, United States
GenresHip Hop, Southern Rap, Snap
Years active2006–present
LabelsE1 Music
Big Oomp Records
 
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DJ Unk
Birth nameAnthony Platt
Also known asDJ Unk
Born(1982-03-28) March 28, 1982 (age 30)
OriginAtlanta, Georgia, United States
GenresHip Hop, Southern Rap, Snap
Years active2006–present
LabelsE1 Music
Big Oomp Records

Anthony Platt (born March 28, 1982) commonly known as Unk, is a DJ/rapper. He began spinning records in 1998. After meeting DJ Jelly and DJ Montay, he joined their DJ entourage, the Southern Style DJs. They performed for high school parties, proms, pep rallies, and other events around the state of Georgia. In 2000 Big Oomp signed Unk to his label, Big Oomp Records. Some of his recent work has been featured on the 2K Sports NBA 2K9 game. He is known for his smash-hit Walk It Out.

Contents

Discography

Albums

Studio albums

List of albums, with selected chart positions
TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart positions
US
[1]
US
R&B

[2]
US
Rap

[3]
Beat'n Down Yo Block!109218
2econd Season
  • Released: November 4, 2008
  • Label: Big Oomp, Koch
  • Format: CD, digital download
104156

Mixtapes

Singles

As lead artist

List of singles, with selected chart positions and certifications, showing year released and album name
TitleYearPeak chart positionsCertificationsAlbum
US
[4]
US
R&B

[5]
US
Rap

[6]
"Walk It Out"20061022Beat'n Down Yo Block!
"2 Step"2494
"Hit the Dance Floor"
(featuring Baby D)
200784
"Show Out"200846172econd Season
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart.

As featured performer

List of singles, with selected chart positions, showing year released and album name
TitleYearPeak chart positionsAlbum
US
R&B
"Video"[9]
(Johntá Austin featuring Unk)
2007Non-album singles
"Rock On (Do the Rockman)"
(Montana featuring Unk)
64
"I'd Rather"
(Three 6 Mafia featuring Unk)
200898Last 2 Walk
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart.

References

  1. ^ "Unk Album & Song Chart History: Billboard 200". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. http://www.billboard.com/#/artist/unk/chart-history/776326?f=305&g=Albums. Retrieved April 5, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Unk Album & Song Chart History: R&B/Hip-Hop Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. http://www.billboard.com/#/artist/unk/chart-history/776326?f=333&g=Albums. Retrieved April 5, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Unk Album & Song Chart History: Rap Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. http://www.billboard.com/#/artist/unk/chart-history/776326?f=335&g=Albums. Retrieved April 5, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Unk Album & Song Chart History: Hot 100". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. http://www.billboard.com/#/artist/unk/chart-history/776326?f=379&g=Singles. Retrieved April 5, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Unk Album & Song Chart History: R&B/Hip-Hop Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. http://www.billboard.com/#/artist/unk/chart-history/776326?f=367&g=Singles. Retrieved April 5, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Unk Album & Song Chart History: Rap Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. http://www.billboard.com/#/artist/unk/chart-history/776326?f=370&g=Singles. Retrieved April 5, 2012. 
  7. ^ "American single certifications – Unk – Walk It Out". Recording Industry Association of America. July 12, 2007. http://www.riaa.com/goldandplatinumdata.php?artist=%22Walk+It+Out%22. Retrieved April 5, 2012.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH
  8. ^ "American single certifications – Unk – 2 Step". Recording Industry Association of America. December 10, 2007. http://www.riaa.com/goldandplatinumdata.php?artist=%222+Step%22. Retrieved April 5, 2012.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH
  9. ^ "R&R: Going For Adds: Urban (Week Of June 11, 2009)". Radio & Records. http://gfa.radioandrecords.com/publishGFA/GFANextPage.asp?sDate=06/11/2007&Format=5. Retrieved July 12, 2012. 

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