Biz Markie

Biz Markie
1964 - 2021
Biz Markie  American Rapper

Biz Markie dating history


Biz Markie was previously married to Tara Markie (2005 - 2021).


American Rapper Biz Markie was born Marcel Theo Hall on 8th April, 1964 in Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA and passed away on 16th Jul 2021 Baltimore, Maryland, USA aged 57. He is most remembered for his 1989 single Just a Friend, which became a Top 40 hit in several countries. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Biz Markie is a member of the following lists: 1964 births, Participants in American reality television series and People from Brooklyn.


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Married1 16 years, 6 months - -
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First Name Biz
Last Name Markie
Full Name at Birth Marcel Theo Hall
Alternative Name Clown Prince of Hip Hop, Biz Markie
Age 57 (age at death) years
Birthday 8th April, 1964
Birthplace Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
Died 16th July, 2021
Place of Death Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Cause of Death Complications From Diabetes
Height 6' 3" (191 cm)
Weight 168lbs (76 kg)
Build Average
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Bald
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
High School Longwood High School
Occupation Text Rapper, singer, DJ, record producer, actor, comedian, writer, television personality and spokesperson
Occupation Rapper
Claim to Fame his 1989 single Just a Friend, which became a Top 40 hit in several countries
Music Genre (Text) Hip hop, Golden age hip hop, Comedy Rap, Freestyle, Comedy Hip Hop
Music Genre Rap
Year(s) Active 1981–present, 1985–present, 1985–2021, 1985–2020
Music Style East Coast Rap, Comedy Rap, Golden Age, Pop-Rap
Music Mood Party/Celebratory, Silly, Brash, Gleeful, Irreverent, Wry, Ironic, Quirky, Amiable/Good-Natured, Witty, Joyous, Playful, Boisterous, Humorous, Confident, Freewheeling, Fun, Energetic
Instrument (text) Vocals, Beatboxing, Turntables
Record Label Cold Chillin', Warner Bros., Tommy Boy Entertainment, Cold Chillin', Tommy Boy
Associated Acts Juice Crew, Beastie Boys, Digital Underground, Diamond Shell, Roxanne Shanté, The Flip Squad
Official Websites,,

Marcel Theo Hall (April 8, 1964 – July 16, 2021), known professionally as Biz Markie, was an American rapper, DJ, and record producer. Markie was best known for his 1989 single "Just a Friend", which became a Top 40 hit in several countries. In 2008, "Just a Friend" made No. 100 on VH1's list of the 100 greatest hip hop songs of all time. Markie was sometimes referred to as the "Clown Prince of Hip Hop".

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Biz Markie57 AriesRapper
Tara Markie34 TaurusModel


CHAAW: Chapter 32023Biz, Rapping AngelMovie
CHAAW: Chapter 22023Biz, Rapping AngelMovie
Rad Lands2017Fresh Song MusicianTV Show
Empire2015Biz MarkieTV Show
Sharknado 2: The Second One2014VinnieTV Movie
Black-ish2014Biz MarkieTV Show
Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja2012Tiny Timmy Scratch ItTV Show
Single Ladies2011SupertracksTV Show
Adventure Time2010SnorlockTV Show
Mad2010Beatbox Baggins, Elf, Odie's Security GuardTV Show
Seven Pounds2008Funeral Guest (uncredited)Movie
The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack2008Captain Pounder, FishTV Show
Yo Gabba Gabba!2007TV Show
Eve2003Cable RepairmanTV Show
Kung Faux2003Various, Voice OverTV Show
Biz Markie Feat: Elephant Man: Let Me See You Bounce2003Biz MarkieMusic Video
Men in Black II2002Rapping AlienMovie
Crank Yankers2002AnnouncerTV Show
Fastlane2002D.J.TV Show
Mario: Just a Friend 20022002Biz MarkieMusic Video
Jay-Z: Girls, Girls, Girls2001CameoMusic Video
SpongeBob SquarePants1999Kenny the CatTV Show
Snoop Dogg: The Vapors1997Biz MarkieMusic Video
DJ Kool Feat. Biz Markie & Doug E. Fresh: Let Me Clear My Throat1996Biz MarkieMusic Video
The Meteor Man1993Biz MarkieMovie
Townsend Television1993TV Show
Roxanne Shanté feat. Biz Markie & Grand Daddy I.U.: Dance to This1992Music Video
In Living Color1990TV Show
Kool G Rap & DJ Polo: Erase Racism1990Biz MarkieMusic Video
Biz Markie: Just a Friend1989Biz MarkieMusic Video
Biz Markie: Vapors1988Biz MarkieMusic Video
Biz Markie: Young Girl BluezMusic Video
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