Fatman Scoop, Crooklyn Clan!Fatman Scoop, Crooklyn Clan! Fatman Scoop, Timbaland! You got a 50 dollar bill get ya hands up Single ladies I cant hear yall Single ladies make noise! Those are some of the Fatman Scoop lyrics we all know and sing along to
Hes notorious for shouting his name and requesting that you do whatever he tells you so put your damn hands up! Whether its Scoops rambunctious baritone hyping a track or video cameos for P.Diddy, 50 Cent, or Elephant Man to name a few Scoops booming voice, catchy hooks, electrifying energy and charismatic presence definitely goes unnoticed!
As Mr. Do-it All (dubbed by Hot 97), Scoop has been holding down his popular (daily) radio show for 8 years on the nations most listened to hip-hop station, NYs Hot 97 FM. Scoop has also been growing his 42 market syndicated show (Full Throttle Radio) over the past year and change; in addition to guest spots as celebrity DJ/Co-host of BETs 106 & Park. At one time, Scoop even had a popular column in Source Magazine called Scoopology, and without telling you what you already know as the industrys official hype man Scoops making everyone dance at parties.
With Scoops never ending credentials he has even recorded music for blockbuster films like You Got Served and Save the Last Dance. Furthermore, Scoop has created original songs and/or recorded commercials for brands such as Mountain Dew, Reebok, Nike and Bombay Sapphire to name a few, and has collaborated or been featured alongside music artists and tracks produced by award winning producers or artists like Timbaland, BabyFace, Busta Rhymes, Dance Hall Kings Sean Paul and Elephant Man, Crunk favorites the Ying Yang Twins, R&B sensation Faith Evans, Nick Canon and the list goes on.
In a category that includes dozens of successful music artists, Fatman Scoop is considered the ultimate party hit maker (think Lil Jon minus production plus a larger physical and vocal presence.) Just ask the countless number of artists that have recruited Fatman Scoop to make their party tracks...party hits and party classics!
In 2005, a Channel 4 program, Chancers featured Fatman Scoop acting as a mentor to young urban artists from the United Kingdom.
In July 2006, a club promoter in New Bern, North Carolina sued the Sheriff of Craven County, North Carolina after a 2003 Fatman Scoop concert held there was shut down by the sheriff due to a noise complaint from a local citizen. The suit is asking for more than $10,000 (US$) in lost wages and punitive damages.
In January 2007, Fatman Scoop was featured in Scooter's hit single and music video Behind the Cow, where he rapped a short solo.
Fatman Scoop also has his own sex and relationship show/podcast at http://www.manandwife.tv and on iTunes.