|Birth name||Calvin LeBrun|
|Also known as||The Finisher/The Wallop King|
August 17, 1966 |
Brooklyn, New York City, United States
|Origin||New York City|
|Instruments||Keyboards, Percussion, Sampler, Turntable|
|Years active||1988 - present|
|Associated acts||Big Daddy Kane, Notorious B.I.G.|
Calvin LeBrun better known as Mister Cee or DJ Mister Cee, is an American hip hop DJ, and a former radio personality on New York's Hot 97 FM, and a record producer. LeBrun is best known as the DJ for hip hop artist Big Daddy Kane during the late 1980s and early 1990s. He also served as an associate executive producer for the Notorious B.I.G.'s debut album, Ready to Die (1994). He has also developed and endorsed a variant of the Tropical Fantasy soft drink, which he named "Island Punch Finisher".
LeBrun was born in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, New York. He started working summer jobs at age 14, and graduated from high school at 18, where he met Big Daddy Kane. After graduation he worked for several messenger companies. He worked for Airborne Express up until he and Big Daddy Kane released the album Long Live the Kane (1988). In 2008, Mister Cee was featured as himself on the hip-hop radio station "102.7 The Beat" in Rockstar Games' Grand Theft Auto IV.
Mr. Cee is one of the top DJ's at HOT 97 playing weekdays at noon and Friday nights from 8pm to 10pm (http://www.hot97.com).
Selected production credits
- Notorious B.I.G. - Ready to Die (1994), associate producer
- Notorious B.I.G. - "Best of Biggie Smalls" (1995), producer (Mixtape)