MC Lyte

MC Lyte worked on a variety of projects during her entertainment career. She appeared in a number of television specials, including "Growing Up in the Age of AIDS: An ABC News Town Meeting For the Family -- With Peter ... Read more »
Born: 10/11/1971 in Queens, New York, USA

Filmography

Actor (47)

BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Performer

The Other Side of Hip Hop: The Sixth Element 2014 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap 2012 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Regular Show 2011 (Tv Show)

Voice

VH1 Divas Salute the Troops 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Performer

100 Greatest Artists of All Time 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

100 Greatest Hip Hop Songs 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

BET Hip Hop Awards 2008 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

VH1 Hip Hop Honors 2008 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

BET Awards '08 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Actor

BET Hip Hop Awards 2007 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Actor

Celebrity Rap Superstar 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Actor

Hip Hop vs. America 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Actor

Say My Name 2008 (Movie)

(Actor)

BET Awards '07 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Actor

VH1 Hip Hop Honors 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Actor

Black in the '80s 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

VH1 Hip Hop Honors 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Actor

2004 BET Awards 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

Apollo at 70: A Hot Night in Harlem 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

Boomer Nation 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

For Your Love 1998 - 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

Hip Hop Babylon 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

I Love the '80s Strikes Back 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

In the House 1996 - 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

Moesha 1995 - 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

My Wife and Kids 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

New York Undercover 1994 - 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

Russell Simmons Presents Def Poetry 2003 - 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

Star Search 2003 - 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

The District 2001 - 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

17th Annual Soul Train Music Awards 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Presenter

Civil Brand 2003 (Movie)

Sergeant Cervantes (Actor)

Letter to the President 2003 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Platinum 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Actor

Strong Medicine 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

The 2003 Essence Awards 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Actor

Get Real 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

A Luv Tale 1998 (Movie)

Taylor's Best Friend (Actor)

Fly By Night 1994 (Movie)

Akusa (Actor)

Kids in the Crossfire: Violence in America 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

NBA All-Star Stay in School Jam 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Actor

2014 BET Awards (TV Show)

Performer
Music (13)

21 and Over 2013 (Movie)

("Jukebox") (Song)

Limitless 2011 (Movie)

("Jukebox") (Song)

Toya: A Family Affair 2011 (Tv Show)

Music Supervisor

Tiny & Toya 2010 (Tv Show)

Music Supervisor

In Living Color 1990 - 1992, 1994 - 2004 (Tv Show)

Song Performer

Civil Brand 2003 (Movie)

("All We Want") (Song)

Civil Brand 2003 (Movie)

("All We Want") (Song Performer)

Deliver Us From Eva 2003 (Movie)

("Ride Wit Me") (Song)

The 2003 Espy Awards 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Song Performer

The Fighting Temptations 2003 (Movie)

("Fighting Temptation") (Song Performer)

Blue Crush 2002 (Movie)

("Jam For The Ladies") (Song)

Woo 1998 (Movie)

("Woo Woo (Party Tonight)") (Song)

Woo 1998 (Movie)

("Woo Woo (Party Tonight)") (Song Performer)

Biography

MC Lyte worked on a variety of projects during her entertainment career. She appeared in a number of television specials, including "Growing Up in the Age of AIDS: An ABC News Town Meeting For the Family -- With Peter Jennings" (ABC, 1991-92) and "NBA All-Star Stay in School Jam" (BET, 1991-92). She also appeared in various films, such as the dramatic musical "Fly By Night" (1994) with Jeffrey D Sams. Lyte also contributed music to "In Living Color" (Fox, 1989-1994) and "Woo" (1998) starring Jada Pinkett Smith. In the early 2000s, Lyte's music mostly appeared in films like the comedic adventure "Blue Crush" (2002) with Kate Bosworth, "Deliver Us From Eva" (2003) and the musical comedy "The Fighting Temptations" (2003) with Cuba Gooding Jr.. In the early 2000s and the 2010s, Lyte lent her talents to projects like "Ego Trip's Race-O-Rama" (VH1, 2004-05), "Regular Show" (Cartoon Network, 2010-) and "Limitless" with Bradley Cooper (2011). Her credits also expanded to "Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap" (2012) starring Ice-T and "21 and Over" (2013). Most recently, Lyte appeared on "BET Hip Hop Awards 2014" (BET, 2014-15).

Milestones

Known for such albums as "Bad As I Wanna B" and "Ain't No Other"

Popular songs include "Ruffneck" and "Poor Georgie".

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