M.C. Hammer

M.C. Hammer

American rapper (born 1962)
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M.C. Hammer
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Stanley Kirk Burrell (born March 30, 1962), better known by his stage name MC Hammer (or simply Hammer), is an American rapper. Hammer is regarded as one of the most influential artists of all time, making him a well respected pioneer of hip hop rap. He is known for hit songs such as "U Can't Touch This", "2 Legit 2 Quit" and "Pumps and a Bump", flashy dance movements, extravagant choreography and his eponymous Hammer pants. Remembered for a rapid rise to fame, Hammer has also been an entrepreneur and celebrity spokesperson.

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M.C. Hammer was born on Friday, 30 March 1962 in Oakland, California, USA. His full name at birth was Stanley Kirk Burrell. He is best known as a rapper. Hammer's country of citizenship (nationality) is American. M.C. attended high school at McClymonds High School, Oakland, California, USA. His religion is listed as Christian. He is 5' 11½" (182 cm) tall and weighs 172 lbs (78 kg) with a slim build. He has dark brown eyes and dark brown hair (color). His net worth is reported to be $1,500,000 US dollars. M.C. Hammer is 62 years old and his zodiac star sign is Aries.

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Full name at birth
Stanley Kirk Burrell
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Claim to fame
his hit songs such as "U Can't Touch This", "2 Legit 2 Quit", and "Pumps and a Bump", flashy dance movements, extravagant choreography and his eponymous Hammer pants
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Date of birth
30 March 1962
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Place of birth
Oakland, California, USA
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Rapper, Dancer, Record Producer, Preacher, Spokesperson, Entrepreneur, Actor
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PERSONAL DETAILS

Height
5' 11½" (182 cm)
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Weight
172 lbs (78 kg)
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Distinctive feature
  • Shaved head
  • Wears hip-blingy apparel
  • His goatee beard and pair of sunglasses
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ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Residence
  • San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA
  • Oakland, California, USA
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Net worth
$1,500,000 USD
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High school
McClymonds High School, Oakland, California, USA
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Talent agency
Richard De La Font Agency
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Partner: Stephanie Burrell (Married) 5 children
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I make an active effort to remain a positive role model to kids. They need people to show them there's another way.
  • Winner of the 1991 Brit Award for International Breakthrough Act.
  • Born at 11:59am-PST
  • Attended McClymonds High School in Oakland, California.
  • Was a bat boy for the Oakland Athletics baseball team
  • Once sold records out of the trunk of his car

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