Also known as SPI
January 19, 1979
Los Angeles, California
Death Row, G-Unit Records, Koch Records (former), B.A.Y.M.A.A.C. Records
50 Cent, Tony Yayo, Young Buck, G-Unit, 40 Glocc, Slim the Mobster, Jay Rock, Crooked I, Kurupt, Ras Kass, Ice Cube
Curtis Williams (born January 21, 1979), more commonly known as Spider Loc, is an American rapper and actor. He is currently signed to G-Unit Records. Loc is also the CEO of G-Unit West.
Biography [ edit ]
Spider Loc, member of the
Eastside 97th Eastcoast Crips gang in South Los Angeles, was first discovered by Suge Knight and tagged along with Death Row Records, which appears on the Dysfunktional Family soundtrack, and Kurupt Against tha Grain under the name "Spider", but never signed an agreement. In September 2004 Spider Loc met rapper Young Buck in Atlanta and performed for him. A week later in Los Angeles, Young Buck introduced him to 50 Cent on the set of " Shorty Wanna Ride" video and he performed a freestyle rap. After four months the rapper signed a record deal with G-Unit.
Spider Loc has since been featured on many G-Unit mixtapes such as
G-Unit Radio Part 18 - Rags to Riches and has also released his own mixtape G-Unit West title with artists Young Buck, Bangadoshish Big Syke (from Thug Life), 50 Cent, and Olivia.
In September 2007, he released a street album,
and the following June released a follow-up project West Kept Secret: The Prequel . Da 1 U Luv 2 Hate
In an interview with HipHopDX released 03/27/2011 Spider Loc confirmed that he is still signed to G-Unit and did not move to EMI.
In 2011 Spider stated that G-Unit West was back and up and running with the arrival of [1 ] Slim da Mobster.
Spider Loc was dropped from G-Unit late 2011.
Controversies [ edit ]
In 2005, while Spider Loc and friends were engaged in a fight with rapper
Yukmouth and his companions in a Los Angeles nightclub, one of Spider Loc's friends stole jewelry from Yukmouth, which was later ransomed by its owner, Yukmouth. Yukmouth has said that the two have made up. [2 ] [3 ]
In July 2008, Spider Loc, 40 Glocc, Village Boo and a large amount of
Crips are seen on a YouTube video taunting Lil Wayne, Birdman and Slim of Cash Money Records. Lil Wayne was leaving his "Get Money" video shoot in Los Angeles when his two SUV's were blocked off by surrounding cars on a One-Way Street. Spider Loc is seen walking around the cars and banging on the windows. [4 ]
Filmography [ edit ]
Bank Brothers Innocent Perpetrator
Paroled CJ Tillman
Television [ edit ]
Cold Case Delonte
Numb3rs Prisoner #3
The Art of Reckoning
He Taught Me How To Drive By
Shark Gang Banger
Saving Grace Marquis Smith
Am I Gonna Die Today?
Discography [ edit ]
Mixtapes [ edit ]
G-Unit Radio: Part 18 - Rags 2 Riches (DJ Whoo Kid)
Bangadoshish (DJ Whoo Kid)
Southwest Influence (DJ Flipcyde)
Bangadoshish 2 (DJ CRASH D with Papa Smurf)
Paroled (The Official Movie Mixtape w/ DJ Crash D)
Connected 2 (DJ Felli Fel & Nik Bean)
Global Warning (DJ Woogie)
Connected 3 (DJ Whoo Kid & DJ Crash D)
The King Of R&B (Rapping & Banging) : Vol. 1 (DJ Crash D)
Connected 4 (DJ Whoo Kid & Dj Crash D)
The Best Of Spider Loc: Volume 1 (DJ Whoo Kid)
Bangadoshish 3 (DJ Warrior & DJ Woogie)
Connected 5 (DJ Whoo Kid & DJ Crash D)
The King Of R&B (Rapping & Banging): Vol. 2 (DJ Nina 9 & DJ Crash D)
Arachnophobia (Shadyville DJs)
Land Of The Lost (DJ Crash D)
Reptible (Shadyville DJs)
Connected 6 (DJ Whoo Kid& DJ Crash D)
Jac´n 4 Beats (Hosted by Gangsta Granny & DJ Crash D)
B.A.Y.M.A.A.C (DJ Crash D)
Streets May Be Icy: The Realist (with Cash Daddy) (DJ 1Hunnit & DJ RNS)
C.R.I.P (with J-Llove)
Released : September 30, 2014
2005: Brainless: The Prequel (Directed by Marcus DJ Crash D Miller)
2006: Bangadosish (Directed by Marcus DJ Crash D Miller)
2011: Paroled (Directed by Sal Martino)
Guest appearances [ edit ]
2000: "Let's Ride"
( Killa Tay feat. Revenge, D-Rome, Spade, Spider Loc & Young T) from Snake Eyes 2001: "Money, Power, Respect"
( C-Bo & Brotha Lynch Hung feat. Spider Loc) from Blocc Movement 2005: "It Is What It Is"
( Tony Yayo feat. Spider Loc) from Thoughts of a Predicate Felon 2005: "Things Change"
(Spider Loc feat. Lloyd Banks & 50 Cent from film soundtrack Get Rich or Die Tryin' 2005: "I Don't Know Officer"
( 50 Cent feat. Lloyd Banks, Prodigy, Spider Loc and Mase) from film soundtrack Get Rich or Die Tryin' 2005: "Bullshit & Nonsense"
( Kurupt feat. Spider Loc & Eastwood) from Against tha Grain 2005: "We Run the Streets"
( Ras Kass feat. Spider Loc, Crooked I, El Dog, 40 Glocc & Cali Casino from Institutionalized 2006: "Transferred"
( Ras Kass feat. 40 Glocc & Spider Loc) from Eat or Die 2006: "Mr. Potato Head (No More Games)
( The Game Diss) ( Young Buck feat. Spider Loc) from Best in the Bizness (G-Unit Radio Part 17) 2006: "Life"
( Lloyd Banks feat. Spider Loc) from Rotten Apple 2006: "Pepsi Smash Mic Pass"
M.O.P., Freeway, Lloyd Banks, Tony Yayo, Hot Rod 2006: "Stop Bitchin"
(Mr. Criminal feat. Spider Loc) from Stay on the Streets 2007: "West Kept Secret"
( Hot Rod Feat. Spider Loc) from The Hitman 2007: "They Don't Bother Me"
( Young Buck feat. Murda Ma$e, Spider Loc & 50 Cent) from They Don't Bother Me 2008: "Wannabe"
( Tony Yayo feat. Spider Loc, 40 Glocc) from Black Friday 2008: "Respect The Shooter"
615 feat. G-Unit, Spider Loc from The Hustle Dont Stop 2009: "Smoke Chronic"
( Jay Rock Feat. Spider Loc, Schoolboy Q) from 30 Day Takeover 2009: "All My Life(Remix)"
Jay Rock Feat. Glasses Malone, Kendrick Lamar, Ab-Soul, Schoolboy Q, Mistah F.A.B., Crooked I, 211, Sinful, TK, Eastwood, Omar Cruz, Nipsey Hussle, Problem, Roccett, Keno, Spider Loc, Bangloose & Roscoe Umali 2010: "In These Streets"
Jay Rock Feat. Spider Loc from " Black Friday (Jay Rock mixtape)" 2012: "My Life (Remix)" Fas Action Feat. Spider Loc &
Filmography [ edit ]
Bank Brothers 2005:
(Video Game) (Additional Voices) Bulletproof 2007:
Paroled (CJ Tillman) 2007:
(Prisoner #3) Numb3rs 2007:
(Two-Strikes) Weeds 2007:
Cold Case (Delonte) 2008:
( er) Shark 2009:
(Marquis Smith) Saving Grace 2009:
Doesn't Texas Ever End (Spyder) 2010:
Boys on the Run 2010:
References [ edit ]
^ . (2011-03-26). "Spider Loc & 40 Glocc Talk "Graveyard Shift" Release, Status Of Crips & Bloods | Get The Latest Hip Hop News, Rap News & Hip Hop Album Sales". HipHop DX . Retrieved . 2012-03-30
^ "The West Kept Secret". January 30, 2006. Archived from the original on May 29, 2006 . Retrieved . April 26, 2010
^ "Crash & SPI present STREET TV Volume 2 featuring Bishop, Yukmouth, Hustleboyz, Joe Clair & More!". YouTube.com.
^ "The West Kept Secret: The Prequel - Spider Loc". Billboard.com. Billboard . Retrieved . January 20, 2010 This Album has never charted.
^ "The One You Love to Hate - Spider Loc". Billboard.com. Billboard . Retrieved . January 20, 2010 This Album has never charted.
External links [ edit ]