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DJ Yella

DJ Yella was born on December 11, 1967 in Compton, California, USA as Antoine Carraby. He is a producer and editor, known for Straight Outta Compton (2015), Coming to America (1988) and Streets of Compton (2016). See full bio »

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Known For

Straight Outta Compton
Straight Outta Compton Miscellaneous Crew
(2015)
Coming to America
Coming to America Soundtrack
(1988)
Streets of Compton
(2016)
Fame
Fame Soundtrack
(2009)

Filmography

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 2006 Str8 Outta Compton: Episode 2 (Video) (producer)
 2006 Str8 Outta Compton: Episode 1 (Video) (executive producer)
 2004 Black and White 3 (Video) (producer)
 2003 Real 2 Reel (Video) (producer)
 2002 Black and Just Legal 4 (Video) (producer - as Tha Kidd)
 2002 Eazy-E: The Life and Timez of Eric Wright (Video documentary) (executive producer)
 2000 24/7 36: Body Talk (Video) (producer - as Tha Kidd)
 1999 Caramel Luv (Video) (producer)
 1998 Black Horizon (Video) (producer - as The Kidd)
 1998 Dripping Wet (Video) (producer - as Tha Kidd)
 1998 A Girl's Affair 25 (Video) (producer - as The Kidd)
 1996 The Black Butt Sisters Do New Orleans (Video) (producer - as The Kidd)
Show Show Editor (7 credits)
Show Show Director (6 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (6 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (6 credits)
Show Show Composer (5 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (21 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (6 credits)
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Alternate Names:

Tha Kidd | The Kidd | N.W.A.
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Before teaming up with NWA, he was the drummer and drum programmer with the Hip-Hop band World Class Wreckin' Crew. The band played all their own instruments and were the major stars of UK Fresh 86, held at London's Wembley Arena with a capacity of 9,000 in attendance for what in British Hip-Hop terms was H-U-G-E. Some of the members of this band later formed NWA. See more »

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