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Def Jef

Def Jef was born as Jeffrey Forston. He is known for his work on The Return of Superfly (1990), The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (1990) and Downtown (1990). See full bio »

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Known For

Downtown Street-Corner Rapper
Timemaster Soundtrack


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 2006-2008 The Game (TV Series) (composer - 2 episodes)
- The Rules of the Game (2006) ... (composer: theme music - as Jef 'Def Jef' Fortson)
  That's So Raven (TV Series) (producer - 50 episodes, 2003 - 2007) (theme - 1 episode, 2003)
- Teacher's Pet (2007) ... (producer: theme song)
- The Dress Is Always Greener (2006) ... (producer: theme song)
- Rae of Sunshine (2006) ... (producer: theme song)
- The Ice Girl Cometh (2006) ... (producer: theme song)
- Members Only (2006) ... (producer: theme song)
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 2011 Rap Critic Reviews (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Shaq Diesel (Album) (2011) ... (performer: "(I Know I Got) Skillz")
 1996 Phat Beach (performer: "80 Ways") / (writer: "80 Ways" - as J. Fortson)
 1995 Timemaster (performer: "Never Say No (Chromed Thunder)")
 1994 The Flintstones (performer: "I SHOWED A CAVEMAN HOW TO ROCK") / (writer: "I SHOWED A CAVEMAN HOW TO ROCK" - as Forston)
 1994 Lives in Hazard (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "En La Casa" - as J. Forston)
 1992 Encino Man (lyrics: "Cool Hand Loc" - as Jeffrey Fortston) / (music: "Cool Hand Loc" - as Jeffrey Fortston)
 1990 The Return of Superfly (as J. Fortson, "On The Real Tip") / (performer: "On The Real Tip") / (producer: "On The Real Tip" - as J. Fortson)
 1990 The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (writer: "Can't Get Enough" - as Jeffrey Fortson)
 1990 Downtown (performer: "DOWNTOWN") / (writer: "DOWNTOWN")
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 1995 The Parent 'Hood (TV Series)
The Gambler
- The Bully Pulpit (1995) ... The Gambler
 1992 Deep Cover
 1990 In Living Color (TV Series)
Musical Guest
- Anton and the People's Court (1990) ... Musical Guest
 1990 Downtown
Street-Corner Rapper (uncredited)
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 2005 Hip Hop Harry Music Makers (Video short)
 2005 Hip Hop Harry Perfect Picnic (Video short)
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 2016 Rap Report (TV Movie) (co-executive producer)
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 1990 Rapmania: The Roots of Rap (TV Movie documentary)

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Alternate Names:

Jef 'Def Jef' Fortson

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