Heavy D

  • Birth Name: Dwight Myers
  • Birth Place: Mandeville, Jamaica
  • Died: November 8, 2011
  • Profession: Rapper
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  • Youngest of six children.
  • Former leader of Heavy D & the Boyz; they released their debut album, Living Large, in 1987.
  • Sang the theme song for In Living Color.
  • Collaborated with both Janet Jackson, on "Alright" in 1990, and Michael Jackson, on "Jam" in 1991.
  • Had a recurring role on Living Single as Darryl.
  • Named president of Uptown Records in 1996.
  • Appeared in the first season of Bones as Sid Shapiro, the owner/bartender at Wong Fu's Chinese restaurant.


  • Clifford Vincent Myers — Father
  • Xea — Daughter
  • Eulah Lee Myers — Mother


  • Attended Westchester Community College, Valhalla, New York, United States

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