American rapper

Mason Betha, known simply as Mase, (stylized as Ma$e; born August 27, 1975) is an American rapper and minister. Mase first performed under the name Murda Mase.

Birth nameMason Betha
Born (1975-08-27) August 27, 1975 (age 48)
OriginNew York City, U.S.
GenresHip hop
Years active1996–present
LabelsBad Boy

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Mase was born on August 27, 1975 in Jacksonville, Florida. He grew up in Harlem, New York City. In 1993, he formed the group Children of the Corn ("corn" short for "corner") with fellow Harlem rappers Killa Cam, Big L, Herb McGruff and Bloodshed.

Mase's first album, Harlem World (1997), was certified quadruple platinum by the RIAA. His other albums, Double Up (1999) and Welcome Back (2004), were certified gold.

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