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N-Dubz Biography

Last updated: 01/09/2010

N-DUBZ are a Hip Hop trio based in Camden Town, London. Despite their youth, they have already clocked up 5 releases on their own label LRC (Lickle Rinsers Crew) and are currently working on their new album.

N-DUBZ are Dappy, Tulisa and Fazer.

Dappy - real name Dino Contostavlos - is a singer, song writer and producer, and has already five 12" releases under his belt. He is mainly influenced by 2pac, Eminem, Dr.Dre, and Byron.

Tulisa - real name Tula Contostavlos - is Dino`s cousin. She is a singer/songwriter and the brains behind N-DUBZ. Coming from a musical family, she began writing songs when she was only 9.

Fazer - real name Richard Rawson - started 'spittin' and writing songs together with Dappy when he was 11. Now 18, he co-produces and writes.

For the past 7 years, N-DUBZ have been singing and working together around the London and South-Coast club scenes. They have been also play-listed on commercial radio stations including London's Choice and Bournemouth's Fire 107.6 FM.

They first performed as Lickle Rinsers Crew with their "Bad Man Riddim" anthem.

Their second single, "Life Is Getting Sicker By The Day," attracted nationwide pirate radio support. Their last release, "Better Not Waste My Time," was number one on Channel U for 5 weeks before dropping out and then rising again.