- Name: Suge Knight
- Born: 04/19/1965 (55 years old)
- Occupation: Record producer, music executive
Marion Hugh “Suge” Knight Jr. (//; born April 19, 1965) is an American former music executive who, as cofounder and CEO of Death Row Records, was a central figure in gangsta rap’s catapult to massive commercialization. This feat is attributed to the record label’s first two album releases: Dr. Dre’s The Chronic in 1992 and Snoop Dogg’s Doggystyle in 1993. “It was Knight’s executive muscle that helped Snoop”—implicated in a 1993 homicide—”avoid jail a few years after its release”.
Birth Name: Marion Hugh Knight Jr.
Alias: Marion Hugh Knight Jr.
Genre: Hip hop, gangsta rap
Birth Place: Compton, California, U.S.
Suge Knight quotes :
I'm passionate about everything, like my family and friends. Anybody I am talkin' to is gonna be bona fide real. There is no substitution for happiness. Period.Suge Knight