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Dwight Errington Myers (May 24, 1967 – November 8, 2011), better known as Heavy D, was a Jamaican-born American rapper, record producer, singer, actor, and former leader of Heavy D & the Boyz, a hip hop group which included dancers/background vocalists G-Whiz (Glen Parrish), "Trouble" T. Roy (Troy Dixon), and Eddie F (born Edward Ferrell). The group maintained a sizable audience in the United States through most of the 1990s. The five albums the group released were produced by Teddy Riley, Marley Marl, DJ Premier, his cousin Pete Rock and Eddie F.

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Filmography

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Selected Heavy D film and TV show credits.

Acting Credits

2012
H4
Archbishop Scroop

2011
Courthouse Guard

2010
Are We There Yet? (TV Show)
Craig

2006
Omar

2005
Bones (TV Show)
Sid Shapiro

2004
Larceny
Charles

2003
Bear

2003
Bernard

2002
FBI Agent Pat Greer

2000
Boston Public (TV Show)
Mr. Lick, Big Boy

2000
Yes, Dear (TV Show)
Charlie

2000
Next Afternoon
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1999
Jake

1999
Peaches

1999
Supreme

1998
For Your Love (TV Show)
Dexter

1998
Martial Law (TV Show)
Gordon Ganza

1997
Heavy D

1997
Bo

1995
Bo-Kane

1993
Living Single (TV Show)
Darryl

1991
Roc (TV Show)
Calvin Hendricks

1989
Booker (TV Show)
Fatz Turner

1989
Farouche

Composer Credits

2003
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1995
MADtv (TV Show)
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Music Department Credits

2003
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1995
MADtv (TV Show)
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1990
In Living Color (TV Show)
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Soundtrack Credits

2005
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2002
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1999
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1999
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1997
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1995
MADtv (TV Show)
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1995
People: A Musical Celebration (TV Movie)
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1990
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1990
In Living Color (TV Show)
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1990
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1989
Grammy Living Legends (TV Movie)
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Albums

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List of albums by Heavy D, including album cover photos.

Songs

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List of top 10 songs by Heavy D.
Song TitleYear Released *Song Rank
Big Daddy 1997 285,350
Keep It Comin 1997 545,107
Now That We Found Love 570,496
Queen Majesty 2008 580,619
Now That We Found Love- with Aaron Hall 886,279
You Can Get It 1997 693,599
I'll Do Anything 1997 665,024
Listen 1999 672,815
Waterbed Hev 1997 633,089
Love In A Bottle 2011 747,550
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

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List of music videos for all major Heavy D songs.




First NameHeavy
Last NameD
Full Name at BirthDwight Arrington Myers
Other NamesDwight Arrington Myers
Dwight Myers
Age44 (age at death)
Date of BirthMay 24, 1967
BirthplaceMount Vernon, New York
Date of DeathNovember 8, 2011
Location of DeathBeverly Hills, Ca
Height6' 3" (190 cm)
BuildLarge
Star SignGemini
EthnicityBlack
NationalityAmerican
Occupation CategoryActor
Claim to FameHeavy D & the Boyz
Music GenreRap
Music StyleUrban, Club/Dance, Pop-Rap, Electronic, R&B
Music MoodParty/Celebratory, Amiable/Good-Natured, Witty, Playful, Humorous, Carefree, Stylish, Intimate, Sexual, Laid-Back/Mellow, Sensual, Confident, Romantic, Fun, Irreverent, Smooth

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