|Artist Birtday :||27/11/1973 (Age 49)|
|Born In :||Chicago, Illinois, United States|
|Occupation(s) :||Rapper, Songwriter, Record Producer|
|Genres :||Hip Hop, Chopper|
|Web Site :||www.twista.com/|
Carl Terrell Mitchell (born November 27, 1973), better known mononymously as Twista (formerly Tung Twista), is an American rapper. He is best known for his chopper style of rapping & for once holding the title of fastest English rapper in the world according to Guinness World Records in 1992, being able to pronounce 598 syllables in 55 seconds.
In 1997, after appearing on Do or Die’s hit single “Po Pimp”, produced by The Legendary Traxster, Twista signed with Big Beat and Atlantic Records, where he released his third album Adrenaline Rush and formed the group Speedknot Mobstaz, in 1998. His 2004 album Kamikaze reached the top of the US Billboard 200 album chart, after the success of the Billboard Hot 100 #1 single “Slow Jamz”.
Carl Terrell Mitchell was born on November 27, 1973, and grew up in the K-Town area of the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side of Chicago, Illinois and began rapping at the age of 12.