Born March 6th, 1974 in the city of Brotherly Love!
Today we celebrate the birthday of Dwight Grant, aka The Broad Street Bully, aka Beanie Sigel! Beans became a Philadelphia Hip Hop icon as part of Roc-A-Fella Records State Property. Even through legal troubles, the split with the Roc, and heath scares, Beans remains one of the best emcees of his era and respected by everyone.
Career Accolades Include:
- 6 solo albums.
- 3 State Property collabs.
- 4 silver screen blockbuster appearances.
The Source summed it up best “Anyone who was able to hold Hova’s attention for more than one album has some obvious skills to match his street bravado.”
What’s your favorite Beanie Sigel song of all time? Happy born day and here’s to many more in the future!