NWA founding member and actor known as The D.O.C. is currently in Australia filming the musical ‘Carmen’ and will be making a special guest appearance to host the G Funk documentary at the Palace Chauvel Cinema in Paddington on Thursday 11 February at 7pm. Limited tickets are available though www.oztix.com.au
The D.O.C was one of the founding members of the prolific group, NWA and was a respected rapper until a near fatal car accident crushed his larynx in 1989 and he was unable to continue performing. The D.O.C went on to become one of the greatest songwriters and producers in the U.S for artists such as NWA, Dr Dre and Snoop Dogg to name a few. He wrote some of their biggest hits including; Straight Outta Compton, We Want Eazy, 100 miles and Running, Nuthin But a G thing, F the Police and many more.
D.O.C is the ghost writer of 131 songs with total sales of over $1B and has generated 30+ platinum singles. He also is the Co-Founder of Death Row Records alongside Dr Dre and Suge Knight.