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Born to Jamaican parents in London, on January 14, 1965, Slick Rick, born Ricky Martin Lloyd Walters, is the most successful British-American rapper in music history. Brilliant word play, the effort-less ability to bring life to the stories he rhymed about, dead on pop-culture references and hilarious one-liners make him the wittiest rapper of all... See full bio »

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Known For

Everest Soundtrack
(2015)
Face/Off Soundtrack
(1997)
The Nutty Professor Soundtrack
(1996)
New Jack City Soundtrack
(1991)

Filmography

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 2021 DJ Cassidy's Pass the Mic: The BET After Party (TV Special) (writer: "This is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
 2020 The Stand (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Blank Page (2020) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
 2020 The Forty-Year-Old Version (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
 2017-2019 I'm a Celebrity... Extra Camp (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #4.22 (2019) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - uncredited)
- Episode #2.17 (2017) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - uncredited)
 2019 The Loudest Voice (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 1995 (2019) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - uncredited)
 2019 Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé (Documentary) (writer: "Party" - as Ricky Walters)
 2019 The Greatest Dancer (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (2019) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - uncredited)
 2019 Future Man (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Exes and OS (2019) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
 2018 Forever (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Goodbye Forever (2018) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
 2018 Beat Shazam (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.4 (2018) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
 2018 Lip Sync Battle Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Paolo Contis vs Mikael Daez (2018) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop")
 2018 All or Nothing: The Dallas Cowboys (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- D is for Distraction (2018) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
  Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G. (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2018) (performer - 1 episode, 2018)
- Take Your Best Shot (2018) ... (performer: "Children's Story") / (writer: "Children's Story")
- Wherever It Leads (2018) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - uncredited)
 2018 Assassination Nation (writer: "We Can't Stop")
 2018 Good Morning Britain (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 January 2018 (2018) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - uncredited)
 2015-2017 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Seth Meyers/Russell Westbrook/Prophets of Rage (2017) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
- Justin Timberlake/Ellen DeGeneres/Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (2015) ... (writer: "La Di Da Di" - uncredited)
- Kevin James/Vanessa Hudgens/Dan White (2015) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
 2017 Girls Trip (writer: "It's Like That" - as Ricky Walters)
  The Breaks (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2017) (writer - 1 episode, 2017)
- Substitution (2017) ... (performer: "Mona Lisa") / (writer: "Mona Lisa")
 2016 Lip Sync Battle (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rob Riggle vs. Jeff Dye (2016) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
 2016 Almost Christmas (performer: "Children's Story") / (writer: "Children's Story" - as Ricky Walters)
 2016 Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
  One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
- "Ridin" by Chamillionaire (2016) ... (performer: "Hip Hop Police") / (writer: "Hip Hop Police")
 2016 Southside with You (performer: "Hey Young World") / (writer: "Hey Young World")
 2015 Fresh Off the Boat (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Family Business Trip (2015) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - uncredited)
 2015 Everest (lyrics: "This Is How We Do It") / (music: "This Is How We Do It")
 2015 Pitch Perfect 2 (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
 2015 Whitney (TV Movie) (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
 2011-2014 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (writer - 3 episodes)
- "Bang Bang" by Jessie J, Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj (2014) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop")
- "Pompeii" by Bastille (2014) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop")
- Tonight, Tonight (2011) ... (writer: "This is How We Do It")
 2014 Guapas (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- El significado del café culo (2014) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop" - uncredited)
 2014 When the Game Stands Tall (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
 2014 Tu cara me suena - Argentina (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.11 (2014) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop")
 2014 Unplugged (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Miley Cyrus (2014) ... (writer: "Don't Tell Me / We Can't Stop")
 2014 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Week 3: The Skate-Off (2014) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop" - uncredited)
- Week 3 (2014) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop" - uncredited)
 2014 Danville 2nd Ward Young Men (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- New Years 2013/2014 (2014) ... (writer: "Rap God")
 2013 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.6 (2013) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop")
 2013 Eminem: Rap God (Video short) (writer: "Rap God")
 2013 Chelsea Lately (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.170 (2013) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop" - uncredited)
 2013 Never Mind the Buzzcocks (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #27.4 (2013) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop" - uncredited)
 2013 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 8 October 2013 (2013) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop")
 1994-2013 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Miley Cyrus (2013) ... (writer: "We Can't Stop")
- Charles Barkley/Kelly Clarkson (2012) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
- Helen Hunt/Snoop Doggy Dogg (1994) ... (writer: "Lodi Dodi")
 2013 2013 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) (writer: "We Can't Stop")
 2013 Trail of Lies (TV Series) (writer: "We Can't Stop")
 2013 Orphan Black (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Variations Under Domestication (2013) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
 2013 In a World... (performer: "Children's Story") / (writer: "Children's Story" - as Ricky Walters)
 2012 The We and the I (performer: "Teenage Love") / (writer: "Teenage Love")
 2012 American Reunion (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
 2012 This Means War (writer: "This Is How We Do It", "This Is How We Do It" (This Means War Version))
 2011 The Sitter (performer: "Children's Story", "Need Some Bad") / (writer: "Children's Story" - as Ricky Walters) / (writer: "Need Some Bad")
 2011 Dance Central 2 (Video Game) (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
  Dexter (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Those Kinds of Things (2011) ... (performer: "I Shouldn't Have Done It" - uncredited) / (writer: "I Shouldn't Have Done It" - uncredited)
 2010 2010 Soul Train Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Medley: 10 Seconds; Holding You Down (Goin' in Circles); La Di Da Di; Holding You Down (Goin' in Circles)") / (writer: "Medley: 10 Seconds; Holding You Down (Goin' in Circles); La Di Da Di; Holding You Down (Goin' in Circles)")
 2009 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Top 20 Perform (2009) ... (writer: "On & On")
 2009 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Round Three (2009) ... (writer: "Don't Lie" - uncredited)
 2009 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Acafellas (2009) ... (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - uncredited)
 2009 Dance Flick (writer: "La Di Da Di" - as Ricky Walters)
 2009 Notorious (performer: "Children's Story") / (writer: "Children's Story")
 2008 Nothing Like the Holidays (writer: "The Show" - as Ricky Walters)
 2008 Entourage (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Pie (2008) ... (performer: "Children's Story" - uncredited)
 2008 The Brothers Bloom (writer: "Children's Story")
 2008 Step Brothers (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
 2008 Step Up 2: The Streets (writer: "Shake Your Pom Pom" - as Ricky Walters)
 2007 Tony Hawk's Proving Ground (Video Game) (performer: "Children's Story")
 2007 Freedom Writers ("This Is How We Do It") / (performer: "This Is How We Do It")
 2006 Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Everybody Hates a Part Time Job (2006) ... (performer: "Mona Lisa")
 2005 True Crime: New York City (Video Game) (performer: "Children's Story") / (writer: "Children's Story" - as Ricky Walters)
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game) ("Children's Story", uncredited) / (writer: "Children's Story" - uncredited)
 2002 Brown Sugar (performer: "Battle in the Bronx") / (writer: "Battle in the Bronx")
 2002 8 Mile (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
 2002 Put Your Hands Up!: The Tribute Concert to Chuck Brown (Video) (writer: "LaDiDaDi")
 2002 Ultimate X: The Movie (Documentary) (writer: "Christiansands")
 2002 Ali G Indahouse: the Movie ("This Is How We Do It") / (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
 2002 Biggie & Tupac (Documentary) (writer: "Hypnotize")
 2001 How High (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
 2001 Dr. Dolittle 2 (writer: "What It Is (Part II)")
 2001 Scratch (Documentary) (performer: "La Di Da Di") / (writer: "La Di Da Di")
 2000 Even Stevens (TV Series) (performer: "Slick Rick--The Ruler")
 2000 Juggalo Championshxt Wrestling Volume 1 (Video) (writer: "Hypnotize")
 2000 Boiler Room (performer: "Impress the Kid") / (writer: "Impress the Kid")
 1999 In Too Deep (writer: "Tear It Off" - as Ricky Walters)
 1999 10 Things I Hate About You (writer: "Hypnotize" - as Ricky Walters)
 1998 Ride (writer: "La Di Da Di" - as Ricky Walters)
 1997 How to Be a Player (performer: "Children's Story", "Mona Lisa") / (writer: "Children's Story", "Mona Lisa" - as Ricky Walters)
 1997 Face/Off (writer: "Christiansands")
 1997 Booty Call (performer: "Let Me See You Squirrel") / (writer: "Let Me See You Squirrel")
 1996 To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday (writer: "This Is How We Do It")
 1996 The Nutty Professor (performer: "This Is How We Do It") / (writer: "This Is How We Do It" - as Ricky Walters)
 1993 Who's the Man? (writer: "Party and Bullshit")
 1993 CB4 (writer: "The Show" - as Ricky Walters)
 1991 Livin' Large! (performer: "Slick Rick - The Ruler", "I Shouldn't Have Done It") / (writer: "Slick Rick - The Ruler", "I Shouldn't Have Done It")
 1991 New Jack City (writer: "The Show" - as Ricky Walters)
 1990 Paris Is Burning (Documentary) (writer: "The Show")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album, "The Ruler's Back," Def Jam/Columbia/SME Records CK 47372, 1991. See more »

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Alternate Names:

MC Ricky D | Rick the Ruler | Ricky Walters

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Trivia:

Hip-hop artist. See more »

Trademark:

Gold teeth See more »

Nickname:

The Ruler See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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