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Slick Rick (I)


Born to Jamaican parents in London, on January 14, 1965, Slick Rick, born Ricky Martin Lloyd Walters, is the most successful British-American rapper in music history. Brilliant word play, the effort-less ability to bring life to the stories he rhymed about, dead on pop-culture references and hilarious one-liners make him the wittiest rapper of all... See full bio »
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Known For

Everest
Everest Soundtrack
(2015)
The Sitter
The Sitter Soundtrack
(2011)
The Nutty Professor
The Nutty Professor Soundtrack
(1996)
Top Five
Top Five Soundtrack
(2014)

Filmography

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 2016 Almost Christmas (performer: "Children's Story")
 2016 Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
 2016 Southside with You (performer: "Hey Young World") / (writer: "Hey Young World" - as Ricky M. L. Walters)
 2015 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Justin Timberlake/Ellen DeGeneres/Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (2015) ... (writer: "La Di Da Di" - uncredited)
- Kevin James/Vanessa Hudgens/Dan White (2015) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
 2015 Everest (lyrics: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky M.L. Walters) / (music: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky M.L. Walters)
 2015 Pitch Perfect 2 (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
 2015 Whitney (TV Movie) (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
 2011-2014 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (writer - 3 episodes)
- "Bang Bang" by Jessie J, Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj (2014) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop")
- "Pompeii" by Bastille (2014) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop")
- Tonight, Tonight (2011) ... (writer: "This is How We Do It")
 2014 Guapas (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- El significado del café culo (2014) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop" - uncredited)
 2014 Top Five (performer: "Children's Story") / (producer: "Children's Story") / (writer: "Children's Story" - as Richard Walters)
 2014 When the Game Stands Tall (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
 2014 Tu cara me suena - Argentina (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.11 (2014) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop")
 2014 Unplugged (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Miley Cyrus (2014) ... (writer: "Don't Tell Me / We Can't Stop")
 2014 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Week 3: The Skate-Off (2014) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop" - uncredited)
- Week 3 (2014) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop" - uncredited)
 2014 Danville 2nd Ward Young Men (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- New Years 2013/2014 (2014) ... (writer: "Rap God")
 2013 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.6 (2013) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop")
 2013 Eminem: Rap God (Video short) (writer: "Rap God" - as Richard Walters)
 2013 Chelsea Lately (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.170 (2013) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop" - uncredited)
 2013 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.209 (2013) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop")
 1994-2013 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Miley Cyrus (2013) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop")
- Charles Barkley/Kelly Clarkson (2012) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
- Helen Hunt/Snoop Doggy Dogg (1994) ... (writer: "Lodi Dodi")
 2013 2013 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) (writer: "We Can't Stop" - as Ricky Walter)
 2013 Amor à Vida (TV Series) (writer: "We Can't Stop" - as Ricky Walter)
 2013 Orphan Black (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Variations Under Domestication (2013) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - uncredited)
 2013 In a World... (performer: "Children's Story") / (writer: "Children's Story" - as Ricky Walters)
 2012 The We and the I (performer: "Teenage Love") / (writer: "Teenage Love" - as Ricky M.L. Walters)
 2012 American Reunion (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walter)
 2012 This Means War (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky M.L. Walters)
 2011 The Sitter (performer: "Children's Story", "Need Some Bad") / (writer: "Children's Story" - as Ricky Walters) / (writer: "Need Some Bad" - as Richard Walters)
 2011 Dance Central 2 (Video Game) (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
  Dexter (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Those Kinds of Things (2011) ... (performer: "I Shouldn't Have Done It" - uncredited) / (writer: "I Shouldn't Have Done It" - uncredited)
 2010 2010 Soul Train Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Medley: 10 Seconds; Holding You Down (Goin' in Circles); La Di Da Di; Holding You Down (Goin' in Circles)") / (writer: "Medley: 10 Seconds; Holding You Down (Goin' in Circles); La Di Da Di; Holding You Down (Goin' in Circles)")
 2009 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Top 20 Perform (2009) ... (writer: "On & On")
 2009 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Round Three (2009) ... (writer: "Don't Lie" - uncredited)
 2009 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Acafellas (2009) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - uncredited)
 2009 Dance Flick (writer: "La Di Da Di" - as Ricky Walters)
 2009 Notorious (performer: "Children's Story") / (writer: "Children's Story")
 2008 Nothing Like the Holidays (writer: "The Show" - as Ricky Walters)
 2008 Entourage (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Pie (2008) ... (performer: "Children's Story" - uncredited)
 2008 The Brothers Bloom (writer: "Children's Story" - as Ricky M.L. Walters)
 2008 Step Brothers (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
 2008 Step Up 2: The Streets (writer: "Shake Your Pom Pom" - as Ricky Walters)
 2007 Tony Hawk's Proving Ground (Video Game) (performer: "Children's Story")
 2007 Freedom Writers (as Ricky M.L. Walters, "This Is How We Do It") / (performer: "This Is How We Do It")
 2006 Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Everybody Hates a Part Time Job (2006) ... (performer: "Mona Lisa")
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game) (performer: "Children's Story") / (writer: "Children's Story" - as Ricky Walters)
 2002 Brown Sugar (performer: "Battle in the Bronx") / (writer: "Battle in the Bronx" - as Rich Walters)
 2002 8 Mile (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
 2002 Ultimate X: The Movie (Documentary short) (writer: "Christiansands")
 2002 Ali G Indahouse (as Walters, "THIS IS HOW WE DO IT")
 2002 Biggie and Tupac (Documentary) (writer: "Hypnotize")
 2001 How High (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
 2001 Dr. Dolittle 2 (writer: "What It Is (Part II)" - as R. Walters)
 2001 Scratch (Documentary) (performer: "La Di Da Di") / (writer: "La Di Da Di" - as Ricky M L Walters)
 2000 Even Stevens (TV Series) (performer: "Slick Rick--The Ruler")
 2000 Juggalo Championshxt Wrestling Volume 1 (Video) (writer: "Hypnotize")
 2000 Boiler Room (performer: "Impress the Kid") / (writer: "Impress the Kid")
 1999 In Too Deep (writer: "Tear It Off" - as Ricky Walters)
 1998 Ride (writer: "La Di Da Di" - as Ricky Walters)
 1997 How to Be a Player (performer: "Children's Story", "Mona Lisa") / (writer: "Children's Story", "Mona Lisa" - as Ricky Walters)
 1997 Booty Call (performer: "Let Me See You Squirrel") / (writer: "Let Me See You Squirrel" - as R. Walters)
 1996 To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
 1996 The Nutty Professor (performer: "This Is How We Do It") / (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
 1993 Who's the Man? (writer: "Party and Bullshit" - as R. Walters)
 1993 CB4 (writer: "The Show")
 1991 Livin' Large! (performer: "Slick Rick - The Ruler", "I Shouldn't Have Done It") / (writer: "Slick Rick - The Ruler", "I Shouldn't Have Done It" - as R. Walters)
 1991 New Jack City (writer: "THE SHOW" - as Ricky Walters)
 1990 Paris Is Burning (Documentary) (writer: "The Show" - as R. Walters)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album, "Behind Bars," Def Jam/PolyGram Records 523 847, 1994. See more »

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Alternate Names:

MC Ricky D | Rick the Ruler | Ricky Walters

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

As a result of a childhood injury, he is blind in his right eye. See more »

Trademark:

British accent See more »

Nickname:

Ricky Walters See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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