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Brotha Lynch Hung
Birth name Kevin Mann
Born January 10, 1972 (1972-01-10) (age 38)
Origin Sacramento, California
Genres Hardcore hip hop
Horrorcore
Gangsta rap
Occupations Rapper, Record Producer
Years active 1986 – present
Labels Strange Music, Black Market, Siccmade, Madesicc, Real Talk Ent.
Associated acts Sicx
X-Raided
Zigg Zagg
Rob van Dan
C-Bo
Tech N9ne
Leather Face
Mr. Doctor
Website TheRealBrothaLynchHung.com

Brotha Lynch Hung, born Kevin James Mann on January 10, 1972, is an American rapper from Sacramento, California.[1]

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Music career

Lynch was born in Sacramento, California and grew up in the Florin Gardens area he calls the "Gardon Blocc" (believed to be 24th and Florin Rd.)in his songs. He started rapping as Ice Cold in 1986. His friend Bay Regg was the one who inspired him to pursue himself as a rap artist and introduced Lynch of "Hip-Hop" because Regg had family who rapped in New York and Oakland in early 80's[citation needed] He joined a local gang, and rapped about living a gangster’s life. The Gang he was involved in was the Notorious Creek Mobb Crips which was a clique with Garden Blocc Crips. Including rappers Mr. Doctor, X-Raided Loc, & C-BO. After he starting pursuing his music career he didn't feel it was right to be banging like he use too, But no doubt still representing Blue. He established a reputation in high school as a freestyle rapper who could "execute" his opponents lyrically, prompting his half-brother Sicx to dub him "Brotha Lynch Hung".[2]

He Got his style from when he was a Kid, He loved to watch horror movies. Which made him choose his Gore rap lyrics.[3] He appeared on X-Raided's first album Psycho Active in 1992. He Also Featured on the Song "Hoes E Schemin Too" with his brother Sicx on KRD's Sac-town Funk Album. As the "Street Talk Crew" Lynch, X-Raided, and Sicx recorded Niggaz in Black (1991), according to Lynch "some of my best work".[4]

In 1992 Lynch signed with Cedric Singleton's Black Market Records and recorded his first EP, 24 Deep (1993).[5] The album reached #91 on Billboard's R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart,[6] the first of the label's albums to chart.[7]

His 1995 album Season of da Siccness depicted a life of drug abuse and trafficking, promiscuity, ultraviolence, and rape, with themes of cannibalism. In 2000 he appeared in the film Now Eat.[8] In May 2009, he signed a deal with Midwest rapper Tech N9ne's Strange Music label.[9]

Discography

Solo albums

Year Album details Peak chart positions
Billboard 200
[10]
Top Independent
[11]
Top R&B/Hip-Hop
[12]
Top Rap
[13]
1993 24 Deep
  • Released: 1993 (1993)
  • Label: Black Market
  • Format: CD & Tape
91 *
1995 Season of da Siccness
  • Released: February 28, 1995 (1995-02-28)
  • Label: Black Market
  • Format: CD, Tape & Vinyl
163 26 *
1997 Loaded
  • Released: September 16, 1997 (1997-09-16)
  • Label: Black Market
  • Format: CD & Tape
28 9 *
2000 EBK4
  • Released: June 27, 2000 (2000-06-27)
  • Label: Black Market
  • Format: CD & Tape
86 28 *
2001 The Virus
  • Released: November 13, 2001 (2001-11-13)
  • Label: Black Market
  • Format: CD & Tape
25 71 *
2002 Appearances: Book 1
  • Released: January 19, 2002 (2002-01-19)
  • Label: Black Market
  • Format: CD & Tape
26 91 *
Book III
  • Released: 2002 (2002)
  • Label: Black Market
  • Format: CD
*
2003 Lynch by Inch: Suicide Note
  • Released: June 10, 2003 (2003-06-10)
  • Label: Siccmade Music
  • Format: CD + DVD
132 6 21 *
2007 The Ripgut Collection
  • Released: May 29, 2007 (2007-05-29)
  • Label: Madesicc
  • Format: CD
55 25
2008 Snuff Tapes
  • Released: March 4, 2008 (2008-03-04)
  • Label: Siccness.net
  • Format: CD
78
2010 Dinner and a Movie
  • Released: March 23, 2010 (2010-03-23)
  • Label: Strange Music
  • Format: CD
To Be Released
TBA Tha Coathanga Strangla[14]
  • Released: TBA
  • Label: TBA
  • Format: CD
To Be Released
Mann-a-bal-Lector[14]
  • Released: TBA
  • Label: TBA
  • Format: CD
To Be Released
"—" indicates albums that did not chart.
"*" with a light gray background indicates albums released prior to charts existence.

Collaboration albums

with C.O.S.

Year Album details Peak chart positions
Billboard 200 Top Independent Top R&B/Hip-Hop
[12]
Top Rap
2001 Trigganometry
  • Released: June 26, 2001 (2001-06-26)
  • Label: Siccmade Music
  • Format: CD
*
2007 The Fixxx
  • Released: August 7, 2007 (2007-08-07)
  • Label: Made Sicc Muzicc
  • Format: CD
67
2009 Suspicion Vol. 2
  • Released: July 14, 2009 (2009-07-14)
  • Label: Siccness.net
  • Format: CD
"—" indicates albums that did not chart.
"*" with a light gray background indicates albums released prior to charts existence.

with C-Bo

Year Album details Peak chart positions
Billboard 200
[10]
Top Independent Top R&B/Hip-Hop
[12]
Top Rap
2001 Blocc Movement
  • Released: August 28, 2001 (2001-08-28)
  • Label: JCOR Entertainment
  • Format: CD & Tape
79 20 *
"—" indicates albums that did not chart.
"*" with a light gray background indicates albums released prior to charts existence.

with Doomsday Productions

Year Album details Peak chart positions
Billboard 200 Top Independent Top R&B/Hip-Hop Top Rap
2002 The Plague
  • Released: August 6, 2002 (2002-08-06)
  • Label: Cin Sity
  • Format: CD
*
2004 Siccmixx: Our Most Gangsta Hits
  • Released: June 29, 2004 (2004-06-29)
  • Label: Cin Sity
  • Format: CD
*
"—" indicates albums that did not chart.
"*" with a light gray background indicates albums released prior to charts existence.

with MC Eiht

Year Album details Peak chart positions
Billboard 200 Top Independent
[11]
Top R&B/Hip-Hop
[12]
Top Rap
2006 The New Season
  • Released: January 24, 2006 (2006-01-24)
  • Label: Real Talk Entertainment
  • Format: CD
27 81
"—" indicates albums that did not chart.
"*" with a light gray background indicates albums released prior to charts existence.

with Sicx

Year Album details Peak chart positions
Billboard 200 Top Independent Top R&B/Hip-Hop Top Rap
1998 Nigga Deep
  • Released: 1998 (1998)
  • Label:
  • Format: CD & Tape
*
"—" indicates albums that did not chart.
"*" with a light gray background indicates albums released prior to charts existence.

with Tall Cann G

Year Album details Peak chart positions
Billboard 200 Top Independent Top R&B/Hip-Hop Top Rap
2003 The Uthanizm
  • Released: November 18, 2003 (2003-11-18)
  • Label: Siccmade Music
  • Format: CD
*
"—" indicates albums that did not chart.
"*" with a light gray background indicates albums released prior to charts existence.

Soundtracks

Year Album details Peak chart positions
Billboard 200 Top Independent Top R&B/Hip-Hop
[15]
Top Rap
2000 Now Eat – The Album
  • Released: December 19, 2000 (2000-12-19)
  • Label: Siccmade Music
  • Format: CD & Tape
86 *
"—" indicates albums that did not chart.
"*" with a light gray background indicates albums released prior to charts existence.

Music videos

Year Title Director
2010 "Meat" Dan Gedman[16]
"I Plotted (My Next Murder)" Dan Gedman[17]
"Colostomy Bag" Dan Gedman[18]

Filmography

  • 2000: Now Eat: The Movie

References

  1. ^ allmusic ((( Brotha Lynch Hung > Overview )))
  2. ^ sing365.com ((( Brotha Lynch Hung > Bio )))
  3. ^ Hung Up On Horror
  4. ^ Brotha Lynch Hung 2007 Interview
  5. ^ "Interview with Brotha Lynch Hung". Murder Dog Magazine. Archived from the original on 2002-02-15. http://web.archive.org/web/20020215125628/http://murderdog.com/archives/brothalynch/brothalynch.html. Retrieved 2010-01-15. 
  6. ^ "24 Deep – Brotha Lynch Hung". Billboard.com. Billboard. http://www.billboard.com/charts#/album/brotha-lynch-hung/24-deep/136510. Retrieved January 22, 2010. 
  7. ^ Black Market Records Myspace page
  8. ^ Now Eat (2000)
  9. ^ "Brotha Lynch Hung Signs To Tech N9ne’s Strange Music Label". BallerStatus.com. 2009-05-14. http://www.ballerstatus.com/2009/05/14/brotha-lynch-hung-signs-to-tech-n9nes-strange-music-label/. Retrieved 2009-05-14. 
  10. ^ a b "Billboard 200 Chart History". Billboard.com. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. http://www.billboard.com/#/artist/brotha-lynch-hung/chart-history/30368?f=305&g=Albums. Retrieved 2010-02-06. 
  11. ^ a b "Independent Albums Chart History". Billboard.com. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. http://www.billboard.com/#/artist/brotha-lynch-hung/chart-history/30368?f=326&g=Albums. Retrieved 2010-02-06. 
  12. ^ a b c d "R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart History". Billboard.com. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. http://www.billboard.com/#/artist/brotha-lynch-hung/chart-history/30368?f=333&g=Albums. Retrieved 2010-02-06. 
  13. ^ "Rap Albums Chart History". Billboard.com. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. http://www.billboard.com/#/artist/brotha-lynch-hung/chart-history/30368?f=335&g=Albums. Retrieved 2010-02-06. 
  14. ^ a b http://www.therealbrothalynchhung.com/forum/topics/about-my-dinner-and-a-movie?id=4640277:Topic:2419&page=3
  15. ^ "Brotha Lynch Hung Presents: Now Eat – The Album". Billboard.com. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. http://www.billboard.com/#/album/various-artists/brotha-lynch-hung-presents-now-eat-the-album/458447. Retrieved 2010-02-26. 
  16. ^ "Brotha Lynch Hung “Meat” Official Music Video". Strange Music Inc. 2010-02-03. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rX_Gl4JYJ4Q. Retrieved 2010-02-03. 
  17. ^ Sharks (2010-02-17). "Brotha Lynch Hung's Split Personailty Surfaces on New Album". The Boombox. AOL. http://www.theboombox.com/2010/02/17/brotha-lynch-hungs-split-personailty-surfaces-on-new-album/. Retrieved 2010-02-21. "and has partnered with director Dan Gedman to film nine music videos [...] The first video from 'Dinner and a Movie' is [...] with 'I Plotted (My Next Murder)' to follow in the next couple of weeks." 
  18. ^ Paine, Jake (2010-02-19). "Brotha Lynch Hung Prepares Video Trilogy With Dan Gedman". HipHopDX.com. Cheri Media Group. http://www.hiphopdx.com/index/news/id.10648/title.brotha-lynch-hung-prepares-video-trilogy-with-dan-gedman. Retrieved 2010-02-27. "and "Colostomy Bag" respectively. All three videos are directed by Dan Gedman." 

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