Swizz Beatz

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Swizz Beatz was born Kasseem Dean in The Bronx area of New York City. He relocated to Atlanta as a teenager, where he started to DJ parties. When his relatives became involved with the Ruff Ryders label, he began to produce tracks at the tender age of 16. Forgoing the practice of using samples, he used real instruments whenever possible and tried ... See full bio »

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Godfather of Harlem Music Department
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 2019 Rick Ross ft. Swizz Beatz: Big Tyme (Video short)
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 2019 Snoop Dogg Feat. Swizz Beatz: Countdown (Video short)
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 2018 Lil Wayne Feat. Swizz Beatz: Uproar (Video short)
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 2015 Empire (TV Series)
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- The Devils Are Here (2015) ... Swizz Beatz
 2014 Dumb and Dumber to
Ninja Leader (as Kasseem 'Swizz Beatz' Dean)
 2014 Rick Ross: Oyster Perpetual (Video short)
 2012 Nicki Minaj: Come on a Cone (Video short)
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 2011 Swizz Beatz Feat. Alicia Keys: International Party (Video short)
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 2011 Chris Brown & Benny Benass: Beautiful People (Video short)
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 2010 Gucci Mane Feat. Swizz Beatz: Gucci Time (Video short)
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 2010 Artists for Haiti: We Are the World 25 for Haiti (Video short)
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 2009 Jay-Z Feat. Swizz Beatz: On to the Next One (Video short)
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 2007 Eve Feat. Sean Paul: Give It to You (Video short)
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 2007 I Tried
 2007 Eve: Tambourine (Video short)
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 2006 DMX Feat. Swizz Beatz: We in Here (Video short)
 2004 T.I.: Bring Em Out (Video short)
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 2003 DMX: Where the Hood At? (Video short)
 1998 DMX: Ruff Ryders' Anthem (Video short)
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Music video for Chris Brown: "I Can Transform Ya". See more »

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Alternate Names:

Kaseem Dean 'Swiss Beats' | Kaseem Dean | Kasseem 'Swizz Beatz' Dean | Kasseem Dean


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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Engaged to Alicia Keys, who is also expecting a baby [May 28, 2010]. See more »



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