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Carl Terrell Mitchell (born November 27, 1973), better known by his stage name Twista (formerly Tung Twista), is an American recording artist. He is best known for his chopper style of rapping and for once holding the title of fastest rapper in the world according to Guinness World Records in 1992, being able to pronounce 598 syllables in 55 ... See full bio »

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Ride Along Soundtrack
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(2006)
Neighbors Soundtrack
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  Betty (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2020) (writer - 1 episode, 2020)
- Happy Birthday, Tyler (2020) ... (performer: "Birthday") / (writer: "Birthday")
 2019 Men in Black: International (performer: "Diddy Rock") / (writer: "Diddy Rock" - as Carl Terrell Mitchell)
 2015 Dillon Francis Feat. Twista, the Rej3ctz: All That (Video short) (performer: "All That") / (writer: "All That")
 2015 Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (performer: "All That") / (writer: "All That" - as Carl Terrell Mitchell)
 2014 Beyond the Lights (performer: "It's Yours") / (writer: "It's Yours" - as Carl Mitchell)
 2014 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (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)")
 2011 NBA 2K12 (Video Game) (performer: "Let's Go") / (writer: "Let's Go")
 2009 CHIKARA: King of Trios 2009 - Night I (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 Dave Chappelle's Block Party (Documentary) (writer: "Overnight Celebrity" - as Carl Terrell Mitchell)
 2005 Midnight Club 3: DUB Edition (Video Game) ("Like A 24", "Overnight Celebrity") / (writer: "Like A 24", "Overnight Celebrity" - as C. 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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Other Works:

Release of the music video for Twista's single of "Slow Jamz" featuring Kanye West and Jamie Foxx, with appearances by Consequence, Aisha Tyler, John Legend, Mike Epps, and Common. See more »

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Carl Mitchell | Tung Twista

Height:

5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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Trivia:

Was listed in the "Guinness Book of World Records" as the world's fastest MC, spitting 598 syllables in one minute, which was set in 1992. The record was broken when an MC named Rebel XD spat 683 syllables in 54.501 seconds in 1998. See more »

Trademark:

Always wears his hat to the left to show affiliation with a "People Nation" Street Gang See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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