The Game (rapper)

American rapper

Jayceon Terrell Taylor (born November 29, 1979), better known by his stage name The Game (or simply Game), is an American rapper and actor. He became famous in 2005 with the success of his debut album, The Documentary, and his two Grammy nominations. Since then, he is considered to be a driving force in bringing back the West Coast hip hop scene into the mainstream and competing with many of his East Coast counterparts.

The Game
A black man with face tattoos and cornrows, speaking formally at an off-screen entity
Background information
Birth nameJayceon Terrell Taylor
Also known asGame
Born (1979-11-29) November 29, 1979 (age 44)
Los Angeles, California
OriginCompton, California
  • Rapper
  • songwriter
  • record producer
  • actor
Years active2000 – present

Career change

Discography change

Game (right) with Kool G Rap (left) in New York City, November 2004
Game performing at Supafest 2011
Game performing at the 2007 Hip Hop Jam festival in the Czech Republic