Who is Styles P?
Styles P, also known as David Styles, is an American rapper and one of the founding members of the hip hop group The Lox. He is also a member of the Ruff Ryders entertainment label. Styles P first gained recognition in the late 90s as one-third of The Lox along with fellow rappers Jadakiss and Sheek Louch. The group is well-known for their hit singles ""Money Power Respect"" and ""We'll Always Love Big Poppa"".
Styles P's Music Career
Styles P has released several solo albums throughout his career. His first solo album was A Gangster and a Gentleman in 2002. His most successful solo album to date is Time is Money which was released in 2006. He has also collaborated with other artists such as The LOX & DMX on the single ""Money, Power & Respect"". In addition to his music career, Styles P has also appeared in several films and television shows throughout his career.
Style P's Discography
Styles P has released nine solo albums throughout his career:
- A Gangster and a Gentleman (2002)
- Time Is Money (2006)
- Super Gangster (Extraordinary Gentleman) (2007)
- The Ghost Dub-Dime (2009)
- Master of Ceremonies (2011)
- Float (2013)
- A Wise Guy and a Wise Guy (2015)
- G-Host (2018)
- S.P. The GOAT: Ghost of All Time (2019)
In addition to his solo albums, Styles P has also released several mixtapes throughout his career.
Awards and Achievements
Styles P has won multiple awards throughout his career including BET Awards for Best Group, Source Awards for Best Group, and MTV Video Music Awards for Best Hip Hop Video. He has also been nominated for several other awards including Grammy Awards for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group.
Styles P was born on November 28th, 1974 in Yonkers, New York. He currently resides in New Jersey with his wife Adjua Styles and their children. In addition to his music career, he is also an avid painter and has released several art pieces throughout his career.