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Jayceon Taylor was born on November 29, 1979 in Compton, California. He was born into a life of gang-banging and hustling. When later interviewed, Taylor, aka The Game says at a young age, he recalls seeing both of his parents preparing to do drive-bys. His father was a Nutty Block Crip and his mother a Hoover Crippelette. Drugs and guns were all ... See full bio »

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Straight Outta Compton
The A-Team
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Coach Carter
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 2015 Straight Outta Compton (performer: "Just Another Day" - as The Game) / (writer: "Just Another Day" - as Jayceon Terrell)
 2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2 (performer: "Pot of Gold" - as The Game, uncredited) / (writer: "Pot of Gold" - as The Game, uncredited)
 2013 Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game) (performer: "Ali Bomaye")
  The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #20.20 (2011) ... (performer: "Pot of Gold" - uncredited) / (writer: "Pot of Gold" - uncredited)
 2010 The A-Team (performer: "HOUSE OF PAIN" - as The Game) / (writer: "HOUSE OF PAIN" - as Jayceon Taylor)
  Entourage (TV Series) (1 episode, 2005) (performer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Fantasy Island (2008) ... (performer: "Mercy [Cool & Dre remix]" - uncredited)
- Aquamansion (2005) ... ("How We Do", uncredited)
 2007 Dead Tone (performer: "How We Do") / (writer: "How We Do" - as J. Taylor)
 2007 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Top 16 (2007) ... (performer: "It's Okay (One Blood)")
 2005 Coach Carter (as Jayceon Taylor, "Southside") / (performer: "Southside")
 2003 NBA Live 2004 (Video Game) (performer: "Can't Stop Me")
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Appeared in Lloyd Banks "I'm So Fly" music video. See more »

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Chuck Taylor aka The Game | The Game


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"LA's crazy. When I was younger and watched The Beverly Hillbillies (1962) or Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990), I used to think it was so far from the 'hood. We were just in Compton and saw the yellow tape out, the sheriffs pickin' up shells and looking for someone to arrest and take to jail. We get on the freeway for 10 or 15 minutes, and we're in Beverly Hills, where we can sit in a Subway with no ... See more »


Sent demo to Dave Mays, the founder of The Source Magazine, in regards to wanting to be featured in the magazine as unsigned hype, but another L.A. MC was chosen instead. See more »


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