An American rapper, actor, TV host, radio personality, as well as a record producer Xzibit is mostly known for being the host of MTV show known as Pimp My Ride which brought him to mainstream success.
Previous to hosting that show, he achieved the fame in West Coast hip-hop scene as a rapper debuting with acclaimed At the speed of Life and then gathering the chart success with the follow-up albums titled as Man vs. Machine, Restless, and Weapons of Mass Destruction. He had also worked with the high profile artists such as Snoop Dogg, Cypress Hill, Eminem, Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, Timbaland, Knoc-turn’al, Hame, Alice cooper, 50 Cent, and Within Temptation.
Xzibit is the native of Detroit, Michigan, United States. He came into this world on 18th September of the year 1974 which has now made him reach the age of 41. Although he is known by the name Xzibit, as a child, he was named as Alvin Nathaniel Joiner.
He was grown up with his single mother. His father left him and his mother early forcing his mom to raise young Alvin and four children alone. His siblings include his two sisters and two brothers. After the death of his mother, he moved to with his father who remarried and relocated to Albuquerque, New Mexico.
He then lived there from the age of 10 to 17. At that time, he also started to write rhymes. However, he had numbers of run-ins with the law and ultimately ended up moving to the California for living with his sister. It was there where he started to rap and pursue his music career.
Later, he reconciled with his dad who can be heard on his 2nd studio album. Xzibit marked his first appearance on professional record in February of 1995 on the Alkaholiks’ Coast II Coast on a song titled as Hit and Run.
In addition to that, he also appeared on the King Tee’s IV Life shortly after on the track Free Style Ghetto. is albums has been titled as At the Speed of Life in 1996, 40 Dayz & 40 Night in 1998, Restless in 2000, Man vs. Machine in 2002, Weapons of Mass Destruction in 2004, Full Circle in 2006 and Napalm in 2012.
Additionally, he had also appeared in multiple movies which also include American Violet, Full Clip, 8 Mile, The Wash, The Country Bears and more. He is of Black ethnicity and of American nationality.
A talented rapper Xzibit stands at the height of five feet and nine and a half inches, that is, 1.77 m. He always has a braids or corn rows. His voice is husky. Xzibit often introduces himself as X to the Z Xzibit. He has already got married. He is married to his wife named Krista Joiner. The couple tied their knot with each other in 2014 and from that time, they are together and also living their blissful life.
Additionally, he also has one child, a son Tremaine. Xzibit is a very hard working guy and he is also very dedicated towards his work. His work has been paid off and he has the estimated net worth of $2.5 million. Besides that, to know more news about his bio and songs, he can get connected through Instagram and Twitter.