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Lionel C. Martin

Lionel C. Martin is known for his work on Longshot (2001), How to Be a Player (1997) and R. Kelly: The R. in R&B - The Video Collection (2003). See full bio »
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 2015 Public Enemy: Me to We (Video short) (as Lionel C Martin)
 2005 Hip Hop Harry Music Makers (Video short)
 2005 Hip Hop Harry Perfect Picnic (Video short)
 2004 20th Century Masters: The Best of 'The Temptations' - The DVD Collection (Video short) (videos "Stay", "Time After Time")
 2003 R. Kelly: The R. in R&B - The Video Collection (Video) (video "Honey Love")
 2002 Michael Bolton: Dance with Me (Video short)
 2001 Longshot (directed by)
 1999 Negative Exposure (TV Movie)
 1998 Elmopalooza! (TV Movie) (segment director)
 1997 Backstreet Boys: Anywhere for You (Video short)
 1997 Snoop Dogg: The Vapors (Video short)
 1995 Boyz II Men: Thank You (Video short)
 1994 Big Daddy Kane: In The P.J.'S (Video short)
 1994 TLC: Creep, Version 2 (Video short)
 1994 Toni Braxton: How Many Ways (Video short)
 1994 Boyz II Men: On Bended Knee (Video short)
 1994 Brian McKnight: Crazy Love (Video short)
 1994 Boyz II Men: I'll Make Love to You (Video short)
 1993 Boyz II Men: Share Love (Video short)
 1993 Boyz II Men: Silent Night (Video short)
 1993 S.W.V.: Downtown (Video short)
 1993 S.W.V.: I'm So into You (Video short)
 1993 S.W.V.: Weak (Video short)
 1993 Toni Braxton: Seven Whole Days (Video short)
 1993 TLC: Get It Up (Video short)
 1993 Silk: Freak Me (Video short)
 1992 Boyz II Men: Sympin' (Video short)
 1992 S.W.V.: Right Here (Video short)
 1992 Wreckx-N-Effect: Rump Shaker (Video short)
 1992 Tevin Campbell: Confused (Video short)
 1992 TLC: What About Your Friends (Video short)
 1992 Bobby Brown: Humpin' Around (Video short)
 1992 Boyz II Men: End of the Road (Video short)
 1992 TLC: Ain't 2 Proud 2 Beg (Video short)
 1991 Bell Biv DeVoe: She's Dope! (Video short)
 1991 Boyz II Men: Uhh Ahh (Video short)
 1991 Marley Marl: The Symphony, Part II (Video short)
 1991 Boyz II Men: Motownphilly (Video short)
 1991 Guy: Let's Chill (Video short)
 1990 Another Bad Creation: Iesha (Video short)
 1990 Bell Biv DeVoe: Poison (Video short)
 1990 LL Cool J: The Boomin' System (Video short)
 1989 Biz Markie: Just a Friend (Video short)
 1989 Kool Moe Dee: God Made Me Funke (Video short)
 1989 Marley Marl: The Symphony (Video short)
 1989 Big Daddy Kane: Smooth Operator (Video short)
 1988 Biz Markie: Vapors (Video short)
 1988 MC Lyte: Paper Thin (Video short)
 1988 Heavy D & The Boyz: Don't You Know (Video short)
 1983 Video Music Box (TV Series) (as Lionel 'Vid Kid' Martin)
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Other Works:

Directed music video "Night of the Living Bassheads" by Public Enemy See more »

Alternate Names:

Lionel 'Vid Kid' Martin | Lionel C Martin

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Was one of the hosts of the legendary show "Video Music Box," one of the first television shows to feature hip-hop videos, along with Ralph McDaniels. "Video Music Box" aired on public television (WNYC) in New York from 1984 until 1995, when then-mayor Rudy Giuliani sold the station, which was the only television station in the United states owned by a city, to a private firm.


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