Years Active: Late '90s-present
Label: Raw Shack, Def Jam/Strict Flow
Best Known Song: "Girls Kiss Girls"
Definitely of of those "only in this day and age of Youtube" stories. Dude turns a catchy line into a song and shoots an American Pie-inspired video featuring a Penthouse model. Three million-plus hits later, the Pittsburgh native inks a five-album deal with Def Jam under the watch of then-president Jay-Z. But as is the case with most of Jay's signees, things didn't work out at the label, which left Slim back on the grind, A.K.A. "trying the acting thing out."