12 Gauge (rapper)


12 Gauge (rapper)

Infobox musical artist
Name = 12 Gauge


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Origin = Augusta Georgia flagicon|USA
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Genre = Hip hop
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Label = Scotti Bros.
Roadrunner
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12 Gauge was a rapper from Augusta, Georgia. His birth name is Isiah Pinkney. Starting out as a DJ, he moved to rapping in the early 1990s and released three full-length albums. His main claim to fame is as a one-hit wonder with the song "Dunkie Butt (Please Please Please)", a hit in the US early in 1994.

Discography

*"12 Gauge" (Scotti Bros., 1994) US Billboard 200 peak #121, US R&B peak #44 [ [http://wc08.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=11:hxfoxqwgldae~T5 Billboard] , Allmusic.com]
*"Let Me Ride Again" (Scotti Bros., 1995)
*"Freaky One" (Roadrunner Records, 1998)

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*"Dunkie Butt (Please Please Please)" - Billboard Hot 100 peak #28, Hot Rap Singles peak #3 [ [http://wc08.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=11:hxfoxqwgldae~T51 Billboard Singles] , Allmusic.com]

References

External links

* [http://www.myspace.com/12gaugemyspace 12 Gauge's MySpace Page]


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