Master P's career began as a west coast, N.W.A.-inspired gangsta rapper as part of the Richmond-based act, Tru. After relocating to New Orleans and tapping into the local talent, he quickly became a multi-millionaire. His musical style, which evolves to reflect whatever musical fad is popular at the time, has been described by the astute moneymaker as "New Orleans gumbo."
Percy Robert Miller was born April 29th, 1967 in New Orleans. Along with four siblings (Corey, Kevin, Vyshonn and Germany) he grew up in Uptown's notorious, behemoth, Calliope projects. In the late '70s, after his parents divorced, the Miller children split their time between the home of their paternal grandparents in New Orleans and their... Read More