|Xzibit Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 9¾ in|
|Date of Birth||September 18, 1974|
Alvin Nathaniel Joiner
Xzibit, X to the Z, X, Black John McClane
Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Rapper, TV host, Record Producer, actor
- Father – Was a preacher
- Siblings – He has two brothers (one older and another younger), and two sisters (older older than him and one younger)
Xzibit is signed with these agencies –
- Management 360
- ICM Partners
5 ft 9¾ in or 177 cm
94 kg or 207 pounds
Girlfriend / Spouse
Xzibit dated –
- Eishia Brightwell – He dated model Eishia Brightwell in the past.
- Karrine Steffans (2001) – In 2001, he had a fling with author Karrine Steffans.
- Krista Joiner (2014-Present) – In 2014, he married Krista Joiner. With her, he has two children, sons Gatlyn Joiner, and Xavier Kingston Joiner.
Race / Ethnicity
- Generally keeps braided hairstyle with cornrows, but sometimes shaves the head too.
- Husky voice
- Several tattoos on the body
Xzibit appeared in commercials for Right Guard Cool Spray (2004), Diet Pepsi (2005), Skoda Yeti, etc.
He has also endorsed agave tequila Bonita Platinum.
He is not into any organized religion. (via Twitter)
Best Known For
Hosting MTV show Pimp My Ride, and collaborating with other rappers (internationally as well) to create music and rap.
To his credit, he has several albums such as Weapons of Mass Destruction (2004), Napalm (2012), Man vs. Machine (2002), etc.
Xzibit released his first album At the Speed of Life on October 1, 1996, via Loud, and RCA Records. The album consists of 15 songs, making the album approx 50 minutes long.
He was able to sell 84,000 copies of the album in the U.S. The album peaked at #74 at Billboard 200.
Xzibit debuted with the 1999 comedy film The Breaks for his role as Jamal.
First TV Show
In 2001, Xzibit appeared in one episode of a reality TV show named MTV Cribs (and sometimes CMT Cribs) as himself.
Xzibit has worked in his body and OMG, he made amazing biceps. Well, his workout routine is not known. But, he definitely ripped his body in the past.
He keeps changing his diet to suit his body and as per his tweet in September 2013, he completely gave up beef and pork and maybe made a little bit more adjustments in the diet plan to complement his exercise routine.
Xzibit Favorite Things
- TV Show – In Living Color (1990-1994)
- Favorite Character from In Living Color – Fire Marshall Bill
Source – Twitter
- His stage name “Xzibit” is pronounced as “exhibit.”
- Xzibit was primarily raised by his single mom as his dad left the family early enough to become a successful preacher. But, after his mom’s death, he had to live with his dad at Albuquerque, New Mexico.
- He used to write rhymes from age 10 to 17.
- Xzibit started rapping at the age of 14.
- He first started rapping under the name “Exhibit A,” where A stands for Alvin (His real name).
- He has also been featured as a playable character in many video games like Madden NFL 2001, Def Jam: Fight for NY, and Def Jam Fight for NY: The Takeover. He has also voiced the role of Abbott in The Chronicles of Riddick game series.
- With Ras Kass and Saafir, he formed a rap supergroup named, Golden State Warriors in the early 2000s.
- Visit his official website @ xzibit.com.