|Bishop Lamont Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10 in|
|Date of Birth||October 31, 1978|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Bishop Lamont is an American rapper, songwriter, and actor who was signed to Dr. Dre‘s Aftermath Entertainment record label in 2005. He left the label in 2010 after having released one project under the label. Bishop Lamont’s discography includes multiple albums and mixtapes such as The Shawshank Redemption/Angola 3, Pope Mobile, Welcome 2 L.A., The Confessional, The Layover, Caltroit (with Black Milk), Mad/Bishop, The Reformation G.D.N.I.A.F.T, The (P)reformation, Tunnel Vision, Team America F*ck Yeah: Special Forces (with Indef), Nigger Noize (with DJ Skee), and Who I Gotta Kill to Get a Record Deal, Vol. 1.
Philip Brandon Martin
Bishop Lamont, Bishop
Inglewood, Los Angeles County, California, United States
Rapper, Songwriter, Actor
Open Bar, Diocese, Aftermath, Interscope Records
5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
72 kg or 158.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Note – Bishop Lamont has a daughter.
Race / Ethnicity
Salt and Pepper
Sports a beard
Bishop Lamont Facts
- He was 13 years old when he started rapping.
- On June 10, 2008, Bishop Lamont’s mixtape named The Confessional was released and it included songs like Guerilla Pimpin’ (ft. Warren G, Busta Rhymes, and Stat Quo), Right, Be Cool (ft. Xzibit, Ras Kass, Glasses Malone, and Mykestro), What People Do, Kissin’ Tha Curb (ft. Busta Rhymes), Everyday, Why U Wanna Piss Me Off, The Greatest Trick, Donkey Kong Savage, Can’t Figure It Out, Better Than You, One Night (ft. Mike Ant), and Send A Nigga Home (ft. Mr. Porter).
- The mixtape The Confessional was leaked as an unofficial version by DJ Strong before it was due to be released.
- It was in January 2010 that Bishop Lamont confirmed his amicable departure from Dr. Dre’s record label and said: “Dre is still my big bro, but after five years of just sitting there, it is kind of unfair to the fans and my family and myself that the release date has changed.”
Featured Image by Bishop Lamont / Instagram