Lavell William Crump (born April 11, 1974), known professionally as David Banner, is an American rapper, record producer, activist, magician, and actor.Born in Brookhaven, Mississippi, Banner's family moved to Jackson, Mississippi where he was raised. Banner graduated from Southern University and pursued a masters of education at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. He started his music career as a member of the rap duo, Crooked Lettaz, before going solo in 2000 with the release titled Them Firewater Boyz, Vol. 1.

In 2003, Banner signed to Universal Records releasing four albums: Mississippi: The Album (2003), MTA2: Baptized in Dirty Water (2003), Certified (2005), and The Greatest Story Ever Told (2008).

Banner is also a noted producer, having produced music for himself, Trick Daddy, T.I., Lil Boosie and Lil Wayne among others.

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Paper

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Who Want It (feat. Black Thought & WatchtheDuck)

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Amy (feat. Trinidad James) - Single

Amy (feat. Trinidad James) - Single

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Black Fist (feat. Tito Lo) - Single

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Marry Me (feat. Rudy Currence) - Single

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My Uzi (feat. Big K.R.I.T. & DJ Michael Watts) [Swishahouse Remix] - Single

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July 2, 2015

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My Uzi (feat. Big K.R.I.T.) - Single

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June 30, 2015

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Evil Knievil (feat. Ernestin Johnson)

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Evil Kinevil (feat. Ernestine Johnson)

Evil Kinevil (feat. Ernestine Johnson)

October 19, 2014

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Down Here: West Coast Ballin, Vol. 2

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April 25, 2014

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Malcolm X

Malcolm X

June 19, 2012

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Amazing (Clean) (feat. Chris Brown) - Single

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May 7, 2012

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Amazing (feat. Chris Brown) - Single

Amazing (feat. Chris Brown) - Single

April 26, 2012

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Do You Believe

Do You Believe

January 1, 2012

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Yao Ming (feat. Wayne & 2 Chainz)

Yao Ming (feat. Wayne & 2 Chainz)

December 20, 2011

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Yao Ming - Clean (feat. Wayne & 2 Chainz)

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"Swag" Clean

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Swag - Single

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Get Like Me

Get Like Me

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The Greatest Story Ever Told

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Speaker

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Certified

Certified

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OG Ron C's Grind M.O.D.E.

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Play

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Mississippi: The Album

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Mississippi-The Screwed and Chopped Album

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January 1, 2003

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MTA2-Baptised in Dirty Water Screwed and Chopped

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