DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince
1986-1993 in Philadelphia, PA

Biography

DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince is an American hip hop duo from West Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Rapper Will Smith (the Fresh Prince) met disc jockey Jeff Townes (DJ Jazzy Jeff) in the 1980s, when they were both trying to make names for themselves in West Philadelphia's local hip hop scene. After joining forces with Clarence Holmes (Ready Rock C) the team members became local celebrities. Holmes left the group in 1990, and later sued it for his friend in 1999. ... (see more)