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Omarion

Omarion

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Famous as :

R&B singer

Birth Name :

Omari Ishmael Grandberry

Birth Date :

November 12, 1984

Birth Place :

Inglewood, California, USA

Claim to fame :

Album "O" (2005)

Biography


Headlining the Scream Tour IV at Cleveland State University's Wolstein Center alongside his best friend, Bow Wow on July 27, 2005, Omarion shared a great result with the young rapper as Bow Wow's 'Let Me Hold You' which he featured in soared to the top spot of Billboard's Rap Singles chart by August. This merely prolonged the string of success he has experienced during the year, mostly through his solo debut album, 'O.' Not only gaining tremendous accomplishment in music, he would also likely to reach the title of a movie star as he was cast in 'The House' (2005).

Born as Omari Ishmael Grandberry on November 12, 1984 in Los Angeles, California, Omarion was raised by his supportive mother, Leslie Burrell. Living among six siblings along with a half brother, he developed a boundless enthusiasm for music at a very young age. A big chance to be a music artist landed on the fourteen-years-old boy when he became the last member of B2K, thus completed the band's formation which already consisted of Lil Fizz, Raz-B and J-Boog. In a short time, B2K rose as one of the most popular American groups during 2002-2003, bringing Omarion to the spotlight.

Latest News


New Music: Omarion's 'I'm Up (Tags)' Ft. Kid Ink and French Montana

June 17, 2015 08:38:47 GMT

While his "Post to Be" featuring and still dominated the airwaves, returned on Tuesday, June 16 with a new song. The R&B singer gave L.A. Leakers the green light to premiere "I'm Up (Tags)" which is his collaboration with and .
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Omarion Premieres 'Post to Be' Music Video Ft. Chris Brown and Jhene Aiko

February 18, 2015 02:57:46 GMT

reunites with and for the official music video of their "Post to Be". Landing online via YouTube on Tuesday, February 17, the clip was directed by Jay Ahn along with Taz and the singer himself.
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Omarion Welcomes His First Child

August 09, 2014 03:58:07 GMT

and girlfriend Apryl Jones have welcomed a baby boy together. The first-time father announced the news of their son's arrival by posting a touching Instagram photo on Thursday, August 7.
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Omarion Unveils Steamy 'Work' Music Video

March 06, 2014 08:26:50 GMT

has dropped the official "Work" music video for fans' viewing pleasure. Arriving on Wednesday, March 5, the four-minutes visuals opens with the Maybach Music Group artist making out with his girlfriend in the bedroom.
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Rick Ross, Meek Mill and Wale Sued Over Canceled Concert

October 04, 2013 06:23:49 GMT

, , and two other Maybach Music Group members, Omarion and Stalley, are being sued for allegedly missing a concert in London, TMZ learns. A British promoter has now filed a lawsuit against the rappers.
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Rick Ross' Maybach Music Signs Omarion, Announces New Album Releases

May 03, 2012 02:27:47 GMT

and a number of Hip-Hop stars from Maybach Music ensembled at the Eventi Hotel in Manhattan on Wednesday, May 2 for a press conference. With Bad Boy Records founder , Atlantic artist and executives from other labels in attendance, Rozay announced new signing, album releases and partnership.
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A-List Stars Come to 'Extraordinary Measures' New York Premiere

January 22, 2010 04:30:28 GMT

A day shy of its U.S. release, "" has visited New York for premiere. On Thursday, January 21, School of Visual Arts Theater was packed with top notch celebrities who came to the special screening of the film.
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'America's Best Dance Crew' Picks Omarion as New Judge

January 22, 2010 03:47:07 GMT

Selected among the crowd, steps up as the new judge of "". Starting the upcoming fifth season, the former member of will be the third judge to sit beside and JC Chasez. It was previously reported that beside Omarion, , and "" director John Chu were considered for the position.
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Video Premiere: Omarion's 'Speeding'

January 11, 2010 06:21:46 GMT

A music video in companion to 's new single called "Speeding" has made its way out. In addition to featuring him speeding on the highway, it also captures the singer rocking a leather jacket and showing off some moves while his band are providing the tune behind him.
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