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Lead singer of the Rap/Rock band P.O.D. (abbreviated for "Payable On Death"), Sonny Sandoval was born in 1974 in the town the band often refers to as "the southtown" in San Ysidro, California (which is between San Diego and Tijuana). Sonny, whose birth name is is Paul Sandoval was born to a Hawaiin mother and a Mexican-Italian father. He graduated... See full bio »
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 2013 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Smooth Criminal by Alien Ant Farm (2013) ... (performer: "Alive")
 2012 Here Comes the Boom (performer: "Boom")
 2009 WWE SmackDown vs. RAW 2010 (Video Game) (performer: "Booyaka 619")
 2008 WWE SmackDown vs. RAW 2009 (Video Game) (performer: "Addicted", "Booyaka 619")
 2008 911 Taboo: The WTC Plane Fraud (Video documentary short) (performer: "Boom" - uncredited)
 2007 911 Flatline (Video documentary short) (performer: "Boom" - uncredited)
 2007 TMNT (performer: "Lights Out (Chris Vrenna Remix)")
 2006 UFC 59: Reality Check (TV Special) (performer: "Mistakes and Glories" (ucredited))
 2006 Scary Movie 4 (performer: "Lights Out") / (writer: "Lights Out")
 2006 WWE Saturday Night's Main Event (TV Series) (performer: "Boom")
 2006 NCIS (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Bait (2006) ... ("Lights out", uncredited)
 2006 WWE SmackDown vs. RAW 2007 (Video Game) (performer: "Booyaka 619")
 2005 Survivor Series (TV Special) (performer: "Lights Out")
 2004 NASCAR: The IMAX Experience (Documentary short) (performer: "Boom (Crystal Method Remix)")
 2003 Amplitude (Video Game) (performer: "Boom!" (The Crystal Method Remix))
 2003 Grind (performer: "Boom") / (writer: "Boom")
 2003 Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (performer: "Satellite (Oakenfold Remix)") / (writer: "Satellite (Oakenfold Remix)")
 2003 Weird Al Presents Al-TV (TV Special) ("Angry White Boy Polka")
 2003 The Matrix Reloaded (performer: "Sleeping Awake") / (writer: "Sleeping Awake")
 2003 Rage (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Heaven and Hell Special (2003) ... (performer: "School of Hard Knocks")
 2003 A Man Apart (performer: "The Messenjah (Tweaker Remix)")
 2003 Daredevil (performer: "Right Now")
 2003 Biker Boyz (performer: "Boom (The Crystal Method Remix)")
 2002 Blue Crush (performer: "Youth Of The Nation")
 2002 Wasted (TV Movie) (performer: "Alive")
  Smallville (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- Kinetic (2002) ... (performer: "Set it Off" - uncredited) / (writer: "Set it Off" - uncredited)
 2002 The Challenge (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Battle of the Seasons: Musical Inner-Tube Tango (2002) ... (performer: "Youth of the Nation" - uncredited)
- Battle of the Seasons: Hang Man (2002) ... (performer: "Alive" - uncredited)
 2002 Rollerball (performer: "Boom")
 2002 Roswell (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- A Tale of Two Parties (2002) ... (performer: "Alive")
  CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2001) (writer - 1 episode, 2001)
- Ellie (2001) ... (performer: "Set It Off" - uncredited) / (writer: "Set It Off" - uncredited)
 2001 How to Make a Monster (TV Movie) (performer: "Alive")
 2000 Little Nicky (performer: "School of Hard Knocks", "Southtown", "Rock the Party (Off the Hook)")
 2000 Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 (performer: "Lie Down")
 2000 Pay It Forward (performer: "Rock the Party (Off the Hook)")
 2000 Ready to Rumble (performer: "Freestyle") / (writer: "Freestyle")
 1999 Any Given Sunday (performer: "WHATEVER IT TAKES", "BLESS ME FATHER") / (writer: "WHATEVER IT TAKES")
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In November of 2003, P.O.D. release the self-titled album, "Payable on Death", which didn't do as well as Satellite, but had several hit singles. In November of 2005, they released "The Warriors EP Vol. 2", a limited edition (only 40,000 pressed), 7 track CD composed of demos and live recording. That being only a preview of the January 2006 release: "Testify". See more »

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