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Marcel Theo Hall (born April 8, 1964),[1] better known by his stage name Biz Markie, is an American rapperbeatboxerDJcomedianactorsingerreality television personality, and commercial spokesperson. He is best known for his single "Just a Friend", an American Top 10 hit in 1989. In 2008, "Just a Friend" made #100 on VH1's list of the 100 greatest hip hop songs of all time.[2] Biz Markie currently lives in Howard County, Maryland and has helped support County Executive Ken Ulman during his fundraisers.[3]

Markie has been called "the Clown Prince of Hip Hop."[4][5]Lil B says his main inspiration was Biz Markie. Read more on Wikipedia