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|Birth name||Roger McNair|
|Also known as||The Last Boy Scout, Rebel|
|Born||August 1, 1974|
Brooklyn, New York City, United States
|Origin||Flatbush, Brooklyn, New York City|
|Genres||Hip hop, rap|
|Labels||Flipmode, Gracie Productions|
|Associated acts||Busta Rhymes, Flipmode Squad|
Early life and music career
In 1992, McNair was given his first recording deal with Dallas Austin on Rowdy / Arista Records and released the single "Beware of the Rampsack". In 1994, he recorded "Flava in Ya Ear (Remix") with Craig Mack, Notorious B.I.G., LL Cool J and Busta Rhymes. In 1996, he recorded the platinum single "Woo Hah!! Got You All in Check" with Busta Rhymes for the platinum album The Coming.
One year later, he was given a second recording deal with Elektra Records and released his gold solo LP, Scout's Honor... by Way of Blood, which included the top-40 hit "Take It to the Streets" and "Wild for da Night". In 1998, he released The Imperial with the Flipmode Squad, which gave them their first Source Award in 1999. Since then, he has recorded with Busta Rhymes on numerous platinum albums and has appeared on numerous projects including a remix of the multi-platinum single "Fallin'" by Alicia Keys.
Currently[when?] based in Phoenix, Arizona, McNair recently[when?] signed an independent record label deal for his company DeepFreeze Entertainment (DFE) with Sure Shot Records. On that label, he has released for promotional use a single of a new group signed to DFE named Total Vision. Lady Day, a rapper, is also on the roster.
Around 2005, McNair decided to relaunch his solo career and released an official mixtape called Demagraffix which was designed as a starter for his second album, Have You Seen?, released in 2006 by Sure Shot Records.
- The Red Oktoba (1994)
- The Imperial with Flipmode Squad (1998)
- R.E.A.L - Road to Everyone Ain't Loyal (2012)
- Demagraffix: Pre-Album Mixtape (2006)
- Remington Steele (2011)
- Remington Steele - Vibes & Culture (2014)
- "Remington Steele - Vibes & Culture Mixtape". Djkaas.com. 2 June 2015. Retrieved October 5, 2017.
- "Priority One - Rampage - Songs, Reviews, Credits - AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 5 October 2017.