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Twista was born on November 27, 1973 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Carl Terrell Mitchell. See full bio »
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 2014 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- "Turn Down for What" by DJ Snake and Lil Jon (2014) ... (performer: "Let's Go")
 2014/I Neighbors (performer: "Let's Go") / (writer: "Let's Go" - as Carl Mitchell)
 2014 Ride Along (performer: "Let's Go") / (writer: "Let's Go" - as Carl Mitchell)
 2012 Step Up Revolution (performer: "Let's Go (Ricky Luna Remix)") / (writer: "Let's Go (Ricky Luna Remix)")
 2009 Chikara: 2009 King of Trios - Night 1 (Video) (performer: "Let's Go") / (writer: "Let's Go" - as M. Marshall)
  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2006 - 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Results Show: Two Dancers Eliminated (2008) ... (performer: "Hit the Floor")
- Top 20 (2006) ... (performer: "Hit the Floor") / (writer: "Hit the Floor")
  Entourage (TV Series) (1 episode, 2004) (performer - 1 episode, 2007)
- Less Than 30 (2007) ... (performer: "Give It Up")
- Date Night (2004) ... ("Beware of The Boys", uncredited)
 2007 Stomp the Yard (performer: "Let's Go") / (writer: "Let's Go" - as M. Marshall)
 2006 Mission: Impossible III (performer: "Impossible") / (writer: "Impossible" - as Carl Mitchell)
 2006 UFC 59: Reality Check (TV Special) (performer: "Let's Go" - uncredited)
 2006 Date Movie (performer: "Hit the Floor") / (writer: "Hit the Floor" - as Carl Mitchell)
 2005 Block Party (Documentary) (writer: "Overnight Celebrity" - as Carl Terrell Mitchell)
 2005 Coach Carter (as Carl Terrell Mitchell, "Hope") / (performer: "Hope")
 2001 Stars 2001 - Die Aids-Gala (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Lovesong")
 1998 Doctor Dolittle (performer: "In Your World") / (writer: "In Your World")
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Music video for Nickelback: "Rockstar". See more »

Alternate Names:

Tung Twista


5' 8½" (1.74 m)

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Before the release of his album "Adrenalin Rush," Twista worked in a car wash on Chicago's west side. See more »


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