In Hip Hop History Today “Beanie Sigel was born” March 6, 1974
Dwight Grant better known as Beanie Sigel was born March 6, 1974 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is a former member/artist of Dame Dash Music Group and Roc-A-Fella Records where he had formed a close association with rappers Jay-Z, Freeway and other former and current artists on the Roc-A-Fella roster. His stage name comes from a street in South Philadelphia, the rapper’s former stomping grounds where he worked alongside Senior Durham in wilson projects. He has sold more than two million albums worldwide. Watch the video for “Feel It In The Air” above.