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For the last decade, the words "Yeah," "Ok," and "What" have been synonymous with Grammy award winning artist Lil Jon. He has been one of the most prominent figures in music and pop culture alike, performing for hundreds of thousands of fans with Afrojack, Steve Aoki and Sydney Samson at Ultra Music Festival. The last few years have proven that ... See full bio »

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Girls Trip
Girls Trip Soundtrack
(2017)
Logan
Logan Soundtrack
(2017)
Office Christmas Party
(2016)

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  Beat Shazam (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2017 - 2018) (performer - 1 episode, 2017)
- Episode #2.8 (2018) ... (writer: "Get Low")
- Episode #1.2 (2017) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What") / (writer: "Turn Down for What")
 2018 The First Purge (performer: "Alive") / (writer: "Alive" - as Jonathan H. Smith)
 2018 SuperFly (performer: "Rep Yo Click") / (writer: "Rep Yo Click" - as Jonathan H. Smith)
  The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 2018) (music - 1 episode, 2014) (performer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Ariana Grande (2018) ... (writer: "Yeah!")
- Whoopi Goldberg/Rashida Jones/Tom Colicchio (2014) ... (music: "Turducken for What" - uncredited)
- Seth Rogen/Matt Bomer/Coldplay (2014) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What")
 2018 Step Sisters (performer: "Turbulence") / (writer: "Turbulence" - as Jonathan H. Smith)
 2017 Girls Trip (performer: "Bad Bitches") / (writer: "Bad Bitches" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2017 Rough Night (writer: "Shots" - as Jonathan H. Smith)
 2017 Logan (courtesy: "BlackOut") / (performer: "BlackOut") / (writer: "BlackOut" - as Jonathan Smith)
  The Quad (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2017) (writer - 1 episode, 2017)
- Elevators (2017) ... (performer: "Yeah" - as Lil' Jon) / (writer: "Yeah")
  Family Guy (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2017) (writer - 1 episode, 2017)
- Gronkowsbees (2017) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What") / (writer: "Turn Down for What")
 2016 Office Christmas Party (performer: "BlackOut") / (writer: "BlackOut" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2016 Lip Sync Battle (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Lupita Nyong'o vs. Regina Hall (2016) ... (writer: "My Boo")
 2016 Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk (performer: "Salt Shaker") / (writer: "Salt Shaker" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2016 War Dogs (performer: "Bojangles") / (writer: "Bojangles" - as Jonathan Smith)
  Ballers (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
- Face of the Franchise (2016) ... (performer: "Bad Bitches") / (writer: "Bad Bitches" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2016 Torres Quevedo: Vol. 2 (performer: "Turn Down for What")
 2016 Britain's Got More Talent (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #10.9 (2016) ... (writer: "Do You Remember (Live)" - uncredited)
 2016 Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (performer: "BEND OVA") / (writer: "BEND OVA" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2016/II Sundown (performer: "Turbulence") / (writer: "Turbulence" - as Jonathan H. Smith)
  World Championship Snooker (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 2015 - 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
- 2016: Day 4, Part 2 (2016) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What" - uncredited) / (writer: "Turn Down for What" - uncredited)
- 2015: Day 4, Part 4 (2015) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What" - uncredited)
- 2015: Day 4, Part 1 (2015) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What" - uncredited)
 2016 Keanu (performer: "BlackOut") / (writer: "BlackOut" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2016 Masters Snooker (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2016: Day 1, Part 1 (2016) ... (writer: "Turn Down for What" - uncredited)
 2016 How to Be Single (performer: "Bend Ova") / (writer: "Bend Ova" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2015 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (performer: "Turn Down for What") / (writer: "Turn Down for What" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2015 UK Championship Snooker (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2015: Third Round - Part 3 (2015) ... (writer: "Turn Down for What" - uncredited)
 2015 Champion of Champions (TV Series) (performer - 5 episodes)
- 2015: Day Six - Part 2 (2015) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What" - uncredited)
- 2015: Day Six - Part 1 (2015) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What" - uncredited)
- 2015: Day Five - Part 2 (2015) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What" - uncredited)
- 2015: Day Four - Part 2 (2015) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What" - uncredited)
- 2015: Day Four - Part 1 (2015) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What" - uncredited)
 2015 Babysitting 2 (performer: "Bend Ova") / (writer: "Bend Ova" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2015 We Are Your Friends (courtesy: "BlackOut") / (performer: "BlackOut") / (writer: "BlackOut" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2015 Presenting Princess Shaw (Documentary) (performer: "Turn Down For What" - as Jonathan Smith) / (writer: "Turn Down For What" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2015 Modern Drug (Short) (performer: "Turn Down for What") / (writer: "Turn Down for What")
 2015 Rap Critic Reviews (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Top 5 Worst Lyrics I've Ever Heard... This Month (May 2015) (2015) ... (performer: "I Like Dem Girls")
 2015 The Late Late Show with James Corden (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Anna Kendrick, Brittany Snow & Hailee Steinfeld/The Filharmonic (2015) ... (writer: "Move Bitch (Get Out The Way)")
 2015 The Graham Norton Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Matt LeBlanc/Rebel Wilson/Kit Harington/Mumford & Sons (2015) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What?" - uncredited)
  Backstrom (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2015)
- Give 'Til It Hurts (2015) ... (performer: "Turn Down For What" - uncredited) / (writer: "Turn Down For What" - uncredited)
 2015 Furious 7 (performer: "Turn Down for What") / (writer: "Turn Down for What" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2015 Get Hard (performer: "Bend Ova") / (writer: "Bend Ova" - as Jonathan Smith)
  Parks and Recreation (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2015) (writer - 2 episodes, 2015)
- One Last Ride: Part 1 (2015) ... (performer: "Bend Ova" - uncredited) / (writer: "Bend Ova" - uncredited)
- One Last Ride: Part 2 (2015) ... (performer: "Bend Ova" - uncredited) / (writer: "Bend Ova" - uncredited)
  Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (performer - 5 episodes, 2012 - 2015) (writer - 5 episodes, 2011 - 2015)
- Top Ten Best Hit Songs of 2014: Part 2 (2015) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What")
- The Top Ten Worst Hit Songs of 2014: Part 1 (2015) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What") / (writer: "Turn Down for What")
- "Fancy" by Iggy Azalea Ft. Charli XCX (2014) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What") / (writer: "Turn Down for What")
- "Turn Down for What" by DJ Snake and Lil Jon (2014) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What", "Yeah!", "Okay", "Snap Yo Fingers", "Let's Go", "Girlfight", "Watagatapitusberry", "Do You Remember", "Shots") / (writer: "Yeah!", "Get Low", "What You Gon'do", "Snap Yo Fingers", "Let's Go", "Girlfight", "Watagatapitusberry", "Do You Remember", "Shots")
- The Top Ten Worst Hit Songs of 2004 (2012) ... (performer: "Yeah!") / (writer: "Yeah!", "Damn!")
 2014/II The Interview (performer: "Yeah!") / (writer: "Yeah!" - as Jonathan Smith)
  Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Ka Hana Malu (2014) ... (performer: "Turn Down For What" - uncredited) / (writer: "Turn Down For What" - uncredited)
 2014 Arrow (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Draw Back Your Bow (2014) ... (performer: "Turn Down For What" - uncredited)
 2014 Bad Judge (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Communication Breakdown (2014) ... (performer: "Turn Down For What" - uncredited)
 2014 Horrible Bosses 2 (performer: "The Anthem") / (writer: "The Anthem" - as Lil Jon) / (writer: "Turn Down For What")
  Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (1 episode, 2014) (writer - 2 episodes, 2011 - 2013)
- America's Choice (2014) ... ("Turn Down for What")
- Week 9 (2013) ... ("Yeah!") / (writer: "Yeah!")
- Round One (2011) ... ("Krazy") / (writer: "Krazy")
 2014 Drumline: A New Beat (TV Movie) (performer: "Turn Down for What") / (writer: "Turn Down for What" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2014 The Mindy Project (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Devil Wears Lands' End (2014) ... (performer: "Turn Down For What" - uncredited)
  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 7 episodes, 2008 - 2014) (writer - 4 episodes, 2009 - 2014) (producer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Winner Announced (2014) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What") / (producer: "Turn Down for What")
- Top 6 Perform + Elimination (2014) ... (performer: "Yeah!") / (writer: "Yeah!")
- Top 14 Perform + Eliminations (2014) ... (performer: "Turn Down For What")
- Finale: Winner Announced (2010) ... (performer: "Outta Your Mind") / (writer: "Outta Your Mind")
- Top Nine Perform (2010) ... (performer: "Outta Your Mind") / (writer: "Outta Your Mind")
  Danville 2nd Ward Young Men (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Yosemite 2014 (2014) ... (performer: "Turn Down for What" - uncredited) / (writer: "Turn Down for What" - uncredited)
 2014 22 Jump Street (performer: "Turn Down For What") / (writer: "Turn Down For What" - as Jonathan "Lil Jon" Smith)
 2014 Brick Mansions (performer: "Turn Down for What" - uncredited) / (writer: "Turn Down for What" - as Jonathan Smith, uncredited)
 2014 DJ Snake and Lil Jon: Turn Down for What (Video short) (performer: "Turn Down for What") / (writer: "Turn Down for What")
 2014/I Neighbors (performer: "Let's Go")
 2014 Ride Along (performer: "Let's Go") / (writer: "Let's Go", "Move Bitch" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2013 Turbo (performer: "Krazy (Spanish Version)") / (writer: "Krazy (Spanish Version)" - as Jonathan Smith)
  American Dad! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Can I Be Frank with You? (2012) ... (performer: "Shots") / (writer: "Shots" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2012 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Decider 5 (2012) ... (writer: "Do You Remember")
  The Inbetweeners (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- First Day (2012) ... (performer: "Get Low") / (writer: "Get Low")
 2012 Step Up Revolution (performer: "Goin' In", "Let's Go (Ricky Luna Remix)", "U Don't Like Me (Datsik Remix)") / (writer: "Let's Go (Ricky Luna Remix)", "U Don't Like Me (Datsik Remix)")
 2012 American Idol (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Winner Announced (2012) ... (performer: "Goin' In")
 2012 American Reunion (performer: "Shots") / (writer: "Shots" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2012 Project X (performer: "Outta Your Mind") / (writer: "Outta Your Mind" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2012 Joyful Noise (writer: "Yeah!" - as Jonathan Smith)
  Sons of Anarchy (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Hands (2011) ... (performer: "Hard White (Up In The Club)" - uncredited) / (writer: "Hard White (Up In The Club)" - uncredited)
 2011 Dance Central 2 (Video Game) (performer: "Yeah!") / (writer: "Goodies", "Yeah!" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2011 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- New York (2011) ... (writer: "Yeah!" - uncredited)
 2011 Shameless (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2011) ... (writer: "Shots" - uncredited)
 2010 Due Date (writer: "This Is Why I'm Hot" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2010 Getaway (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.21 (2010) ... (writer: "Yeah!" - uncredited)
 2010 The Karate Kid (performer: "Do You Remember") / (writer: "Do You Remember" - as Jonathan Smith)
  So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Top 6 Perform (2009) ... (performer: "That's Right") / (writer: "That's Right")
 2009 Land of the Lost (writer: "Goodies" - as Jonathan H. Smith)
 2009/I The Proposal (writer: "Get Low" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2009 The Hangover (performer: "Yeah!") / (writer: "Yeah!", "What Do You Say?" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2009 CHIKARA: King of Trios 2009 - Night I (Video) (performer: "Let's Go") / (writer: "Let's Go" - as J. Smith)
 2009 Fast & Furious (performer: "Krazy") / (producer: "Krazy") / (writer: "Krazy")
 2008 Hancock (writer: "Move Bitch")
  House M.D. (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- House's Head (2008) ... (performer: "Yeah!" - uncredited) / (writer: "Yeah!" - uncredited)
 2007 Illegal Tender (writer: "The Ying and the Yang")
 2007 Who's Your Caddy? (writer: "Tell Me When to Go" - as Jonathan H. Smith)
 2007 The Simpsons Movie (performer: "Toma") / (writer: "Toma" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2007 Stomp the Yard (performer: "Let's Go") / (writer: "Let's Go" - as J. Smith)
 2006 The Wire (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- That's Got His Own (2006) ... (writer: "Toma")
 2006 Katt Williams: The Pimp Chronicles Pt. 1 (TV Special documentary) (performer: "Sweat Your Perm Out" - as Lil' Jon) / (writer: "Sweat Your Perm Out" - as Lil' Jon)
 2006 Entourage (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sorry, Ari (2006) ... (writer: "Tell Me When to Go")
 2006 Step Up (performer: "Toma") / (producer: "Toma") / (writer: "Toma" - as Jonathan H. Smith)
 2006 The Sopranos (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Kaisha (2006) ... (performer: "Culo" - uncredited)
 2006 Lil Jon Makes a Video: Snap Yo Fingers (TV Movie) (producer: "Snap Yo Fingers" - as Lil Jon) / (writer: "Snap Yo Fingers" - as Lil Jon)
 2006 Just My Luck (writer: "Goodies" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2006 UFC 59: Reality Check (TV Special) (performer: "Let's Go" - uncredited) / (writer: "Let's Go" - uncredited)
 2006 ATL (writer: "Presidential" - as Jonathan "Lil Jon" Smith)
 2006 Date Movie (performer: "Toma" - as Lil Jon) / (writer: "Toma" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2005 Four Brothers (as Jonathan Smith, "WHAT U GON' DO")
 2005 Midnight Club 3: DUB Edition (Video Game) (writer: "Freek-A-Leek" - as Jonathan H. Smith)
 2005 Beauty Shop (writer: "Salt Shaker" - as Jonathan Smith)
 2005/I Hitch (performer: "Yeah!" (2004) - as Lil Jon) / (writer: "Yeah!" (2004) - as Jonathan Smith)
 2005 Hustle & Flow (as Jonathan Smith, "I'm a King (Remix)") / (producer: "Whoop That Trick" - as Jonathan 'Lil Jon' Smith)
 2005 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Jimmy Fallon (Video) (writer: "Mother's Day Song")
 2005 Coach Carter (as Jonathan H. Smith, "Get Low")
 2004 Usher: Yeah! (Video short) (performer: "Yeah!") / (writer: "Yeah!")
 2004 Singapore Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Spectacular Show 4 - My Idol (2004) ... (writer: "Yeah!")
 2004 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Lindsay Lohan/Usher (2004) ... (writer: "Yeah!")
 2004 Idols! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Liveshow #8 - Publiekskeuze (2004) ... (writer: "Yeah!")
 2004 Chappelle's Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.6 (2004) ... (performer: "Get Low", "I Don't Give A...")
 2004 The Perfect Score (performer: "Get Low")
 2000 Big Momma's House (producer: "I Want to Kiss You", "Ooh Big Momma" - as Jonathan 'Lil Jon' Smith) / (writer: "I Want to Kiss You", "Ooh Big Momma" - as Jonathan Smith)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Music video: Trick Daddy, "Let's Go" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 3 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Lil John | Lil' Jon | Jonathan 'Lil Jon' Smith | Jonathan Smith | Jon Smith

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I appreciate the people showing me love, but that shit can definitely get annoying, people screaming, "What?!" at you all fuckin' day. They don't understand that you can't be crunk all the time.

Trivia:

Will produce a song on Paris Hilton's upcoming album. See more »

Trademark:

Usually carries a jewel-encrusted "pimp goblet" See more »

Nickname:

Lil Jizzel See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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