The Scoop: 9 Things You Never Knew About Funkmaster Flex

Bronx, New York native, Funkmaster Flex, is a force to be reckoned with in the nationally syndicated radio world. Not only have his remixes have delighted fans on the HOT 97 airwaves for over twenty years, but he also is a television staple (starring in his own series Ride With Funkmaster Flex and Funk Flex Full Throttle plus numerous appearances on Yo! MTV Raps,) as well as working with Ford as an innovator in the custom car space since 2005. Oh, and did we mention that he’s the featured DJ in both Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and Damned and Grand Theft Auto: The Ballad of Gay Tony? The sky is the limit for Flex and we’re thrilled to have him join the VH1 fam.

As someone who rang in the weekends with Flex for the bulk of my life, it is truly an honor to get the inside scoop on all things Flex. From his guilty pleasure to his first job, find out the nine things you never knew about Funkmaster Flex.

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