Warren G

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Warren G
Nat Powers & Warren G.jpg
Background information
Birth name Warren Griffin III
Born (1970-11-10) November 10, 1970 (age 45)
Origin Signal Hill, California, U.S.
Years active 1992–present
Associated acts
Website WarrenG.com

Warren Griffin III (born November 10, 1970),[1][better source needed] better known by his stage name Warren G, is an American West Coast rapper and hip hop producer.


From June to September 2013, Warren G toured on the West Coast Fest tour.[2]

On July 13, 2015, Warren G released the first single "My House[3]" for his upcoming EP "Regulate.. G Funk Era, Pt. II" which also features Nate Dogg. The EP was released on August 6, 2015.

Personal life[edit]

Warren G is the step-brother of rapper and producer Dr. Dre, who brought him into the rap scene. The Mayor of Long Beach, California dedicated the week of August 1 to 6, 2005 as the "Warren G Week," because he donated time to the community.[4]


Grammy Awards[edit]

Year Genre Song Category Result
1995 Hip hop "Regulate" Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group [5] Nominated
"This D.J." Best Rap Solo Performance Nominated


Studio albums[edit]

Collaboration albums[edit]




  1. ^ "Warren G Pictures, Biography, Albums, News, Ringtones, Videos". Starpulse.com. Retrieved 2014-04-18. 
  2. ^ "West Coast Fest Tour Line-Up Features E-40, Dogg Pound, Warren G & More". Hotnewhiphop.com. 2013-06-06. Retrieved 2014-04-18. 
  3. ^ Maxwell, Ryan. "Warren G ft Nate Dogg – My House". HHKMag. Ryan Maxwell. Retrieved 13 July 2015. 
  4. ^ "Warren G Week Aug. 1-6 In Long Beach". West Coast News Network]. 2005-07-29. Retrieved 2008-10-04. 
  5. ^ Stout, Gene (March 1, 1995). "Grammys Promise a Dumbfounding Medley of Talent". Seattle Post-Intelligencer. p. C1. 
  6. ^ "Warren G Announces Regulate…G Funk Era: Pt.2". Rap Radar. 2010-07-14. Retrieved 2012-05-14. 

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