November 27, 1979 in Los Angeles
Compton, California, United States
US rapper, also known simply as Game
The Game, or just Game, is the rap name of Jayceon Terrell Taylor, who was born on November 29, 1979 in Los Angeles. Game is a well-known disciple of Dr. Dre and a big figure in this own right among the West Coast hip hop scene. His 2002 mixed tape You Know What It Is Vol. 1 got the attention of record labels and Dre. Game’s debut album, The Documentary (2005) went double platinum and has sold more than 5 million copies. He has released six albums in total, with the most recent being 2015’s The Documentary 2. His film roles have included spots in Waist Deep (2002) and House Arrest (2012).