Ant Banks

Ant Banks

Real Name:
Anthony Banks
Profile:
Ant Banks is a rapper and producer for various West Coast hip hop artists, particularly in the Bay Area. His collaboration with Too Short led him to begin producing records of his own.

He has produced songs for MC Ren among others. In 1993, he engaged in a beef with Oakland rapper Pooh-Man. Produced songs for Dangerous Crew.

In 1999 Banks launched his project group T.W.D.Y. (The Whole Damn Yay). Rappin' 4-Tay and Captain Save 'Em were the original members. Their debut album Derty Werk. The album contains the single Player's Holiday, featuring Mac Mall. The single received a lot of radio play. In 2000, T.W.D.Y. released the album entitled Lead The Way; Ant Banks and Captain Save 'Em remained while Dolla Will replaced 4-Tay.

He is also known as "The Big Badass" and released an Album of that name in 1994.
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Ant Banks Discography

Albums

Ant Banks Sittin' On Somethin' Phat (Album) Jive, Dangerous Music US 1993 Sell This Version
Ant Banks The Big Badass (Album) Jive US 1994 Sell This Version
Ant Banks Do Or Die (Album) Jive US 1995 Sell This Version
Ant Banks Big Thangs (Album) Priority Records US 1997 Sell This Version
Ant Banks Presents T.W.D.Y. Ant Banks Presents T.W.D.Y. - Derty Werk (Album) Thump Street Records US 1999 Sell This Version
Ant Banks Presents T.W.D.Y. Ant Banks Presents T.W.D.Y. - Lead The Way (Album) Thump Street Records US 2000 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Ant Banks Late Nite / Roll 'Em Phat (Single) Jive US 1993 Sell This Version
JDAB-42148-1, 01241-42148-1 Ant Banks Livin' The Life(12", Promo) Jive, Jive JDAB-42148-1, 01241-42148-1 US 1993 Sell This Version
Ant Banks Parlayin' Jive US 1994 Sell This Version
JDAB-42270-1 Ant Banks The Drunken Fool(12", Promo) Jive JDAB-42270-1 US 1994 Sell This Version
Ant Banks I Think I Wanna Die (Losin' It) (Single) Jive US 1995 Sell This Version
JDCD-42357-1 Ant Banks Money Don't Make A Man(12", Promo) Jive JDCD-42357-1 US 1995 Sell This Version
Ant Banks Big Theezeez From The Ant Banks Album Big Thangs (Maxi) Priority Records US 1997 Sell This Version
Ant Banks, J-Dubb Featuring WC Ant Banks, J-Dubb Featuring WC - Hard Knox (Single) Priority Records US 1997 Sell This Version
Ant Banks Presents T.W.D.Y. Ant Banks Presents T.W.D.Y. - Players Holiday (Single) Thump Street Records US 1999 Sell This Version
THD-2267 Ant Banks Presents T.W.D.Y. Ant Banks Presents T.W.D.Y. - Drinks On Me / Players Holiday (Remixes)(CD, Single) Thump Records THD-2267 US 1999 Sell This Version

Compilations

Ant Banks The Best Of (Comp) Jive US 1998 Sell This Version

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