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Busta Rhymes was born on May 20, 1972 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Trevor Tahiem Smith Jr. See full bio »
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 2014 Madden NFL 15 (Video Game) (performer: "Waka Flocka Flame")
 2014 Rio 2 (writer: "Look at Me Now" - as Trevor Smith)
  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 10 episodes, 2005 - 2013) (writer - 6 episodes, 2005 - 2013)
- Top 6 Perform: 2 Eliminated (2013) ... (performer: "Look At Me Now") / (writer: "Look At Me Now" - as Trevor Smith)
- Finale: Winner Announced (2011) ... (performer: "Break Ya Neck") / (writer: "Break Ya Neck")
- Top 10 Perform (2011) ... (performer: "Look At Me Now") / (writer: "Look At Me Now" - as Trevor Smith)
- Top 20 Perform Again (2011) ... (performer: "Break Ya Neck")
- Las Vegas Callbacks (2011) ... (performer: "Look at Me Now")
 2012 This Is 40 (writer: "Roman's Revenge" - as Trevor Smith)
 2012 RuPaul's All Stars Drag Race (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- All Star Girl Groups (2012) ... (writer: "Don't Cha")
 2012 Step Up Revolution (performer: "Let's Go (Ricky Luna Remix)") / (writer: "Let's Go (Ricky Luna Remix)" - as Trevor Smith)
 2012 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Festa i ball (2012) ... (performer: "C'mon (Catch 'em by Surprise)")
 2012 Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap (Documentary) (writer: "Wild Hot")
  So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (performer - 8 episodes, 2008 - 2011) (writer - 2 episodes, 2008 - 2011)
- Top 12 Performance (2011) ... (performer: "C'Mon (Catch 'Em By Surprise)")
- Top 14 Performance (2011) ... (performer: "Give Em What They Askin' For")
- Top 20 Performance (2011) ... (performer: "Look At Me Now") / (writer: "Look At Me Now")
- Season 3 Finale: Winner Revealed (2010) ... (performer: "Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See")
- Top 8 Performance (2010) ... (performer: "Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See")
 2011 Fast Five (performer: "How We Roll (Fast Five Mix)") / (writer: "How We Roll (Fast Five Mix)" - as Trevor Smith)
 2010 Dance Central (Video Game) (performer: "Flava In Ya Ear")
 2010 Easy A (performer: "Don't Cha") / (writer: "Don't Cha" - as Trevor Smith)
 2010 Step Up 3D (performer: "Tear Da Roof Off") / (writer: "Tear Da Roof Off" - as Trevor Smith)
 2010 Premiya Muz-TV 2010 (TV Special) (performer: "Love You") / (writer: "Love You" - as Basta Rayms)
 2010 Who Wants to Be a Millionaire (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dancing with the Stars 4 (2010) ... (writer: "Don't Cha" - uncredited)
  Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #1.101 (2010) ... (performer: "Don't Cha") / (writer: "Don't Cha")
 2009 Grand Theft Auto IV: The Ballad of Gay Tony (Video Game) (performer: "Arab Money") / (writer: "Arab Money" - as Trevor Smith Jr.)
 2009 Sonicsgate (Documentary) ("Kissin' The Curb")
 2009 90210 (TV Series) (1 episode)
- To New Beginnings! (2009) ... ("Lion's Roar", uncredited)
 2009 Loose Women (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #13.223 (2009) ... (writer: "Don't Cha")
 2009 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Adults Only 20 to 01: Saucy Songs (2009) ... (writer: "Don't Cha")
 2009 Fast & Furious (performer: "G-Stro") / (writer: "G-Stro" - as Trevor Smith, Jr.)
 2009 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #4.16 (2009) ... (writer: "Don't Cha")
- Episode #4.15 (2009) ... (writer: "Don't Cha")
 2009 Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and Damned (Video Game) (performer: "Arab Money", "Respect My Conglomerate") / (writer: "Arab Money", "Respect My Conglomerate" - as Trevor Smith Jr.)
 2009 Brooklyn's Finest (performer: "Where's My Money" (2008)) / (writer: "Where's My Money" (2008) - as Trevor Smith)
 2009 Notorious (writer: "Gimme the Loot" - as Trevor Smith)
 2009 Spring Breakdown (performer: "Run the Show") / (writer: "Run the Show")
 2008 Transporter 3 (performer: "Bounce") / (writer: "Bounce" - as Trevor Smith)
 2007-2008 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #5.7 (2008) ... (writer: "Don't Cha" - uncredited)
- Bootcamp 1 (2007) ... (writer: "Don't Cha" - uncredited)
 2008 Madden NFL 2009 (Video Game) (performer: "We Made It") / (writer: "We Made It")
 2008 Grand Theft Auto IV (Video Game) (performer: "Where's My Money")
 2008 Step Up 2: The Streets (performer: "Get Down") / (writer: "Get Down" - as Trevor Smith)
 2007 The Boondocks (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Story of Thugnificent (2007) ... (performer: "Eff Grandad")
 2007 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Round 1: Part 1 (2007) ... ("Don't Cha") / (writer: "Don't Cha")
 2007 Norbit (performer: "Don't Cha") / (writer: "Don't Cha" - as Trevor Smith)
 2007 How She Move (performer: "Touch It") / (writer: "Touch It" - as Trevor Smith)
 2007 Stomp the Yard (writer: "Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Can See" - as Trevor Smith)
 2006 Entourage (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Dominated (2006) ... ("I Love My Bitch")
 2006 Date Movie (performer: "Don't Cha") / (writer: "Don't Cha" - as T. Smith)
 2005 Transit (TV Movie) (writer: "Don't Cha" - as T. Smith)
 2005 Las Vegas (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Whatever Happened to Seymour Magoon? (2005) ... (writer: "Don't Cha" - as T. Smith)
 2005 I Love the '90s: Part Deux (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- 1996 (2005) ... (performer: "Woo Hah!! Got You All in Check")
 2004/I Taxi (performer: "Pass the Courvoisier (Part II)")
 2004 Breakin' All the Rules (performer: "I Know What You Want") / (writer: "I Know What You Want" - as Trevor Smith)
 2004 Mean Girls (as Trevor Smith, "Fire") / (performer: "Fire")
 2003 Love Don't Cost a Thing (performer: "Take All My Money", "Pass the Courvoisier (Part 2)") / (writer: "Take All My Money", "Pass the Courvoisier (Part 2)" - as Trevor Smith)
 2003 Marci X ("Fire") / (performer: "Fire")
 2002 Fastlane (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Get Your Mack On (2002) ... (performer: "Make it Clap")
 2002 Friday After Next (performer: "Just Chill") / (writer: "Just Chill" - as T. Smith)
 2002 Scooby-Doo (performer: "Freaks Come Out at Night")
 2002 Blade II (performer: "The One") / (writer: "The One" - as Trevor Smith)
 2002 Narc (performer: "Bladow!!") / (writer: "Bladow!!" - as Trevor Smith)
 2001 The Wash (performer: "Holla") / (writer: "Holla" - as T. Smith)
 2001 Glitter (courtesy: "Last Night A DJ Saved My Life") / (performer: "Last Night A DJ Saved My Life")
 2001 Dr. Dolittle 2 (performer: "What It Is (Part II)") / (writer: "What It Is (Part II)" - as T. Smith)
 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas (performer: "Grinch 2000")
 1999 The Mod Squad (performer: "Party Is Goin' on Over Here") / (writer: "Party Is Goin' on Over Here" - as Trevor Smith)
 1998 The Rugrats Movie (performer: "On Your Marks, Get Set, Ready, Go!")
 1998 Can't Hardly Wait (performer: "Turn It Up (Remix)/Fire It Up") / (producer: "Turn It Up (Remix)/Fire It Up") / (writer: "Turn It Up (Remix)/Fire It Up" - as Trevor Smith)
 1998 Slam (performer: "Take a Walk in My Shoes") / (writer: "Take a Walk in My Shoes" - as T. Smith)
 1996 Space Jam (performer: "Hit 'Em High (The Monstars' Anthem)") / (writer: "Hit 'Em High (The Monstars' Anthem)" - as Trevor Smith)
 1996 When We Were Kings (Documentary) (performer: "Rumble In The Jungle")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Music video for Big Pun: "It's So Hard" See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Interviews | 6 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Basta Rayms | Busta Remo | Busta Rhymez | Trevor Smith

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I want you to see that I'm looking. Look at me look at you. I'm cool with that. See more »

Trivia:

Arrested and charged with criminal possession after police found a loaded, unregistered pistol in his car. The police also found a small bag of marijuana on Gerald Odom, Rhymes' manager, who was riding in the car at the time. Odom was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana and criminal possession of a weapon. See more »

Nickname:

Bus-a-Bus

Star Sign:

Taurus

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