Happy bornday @xZibit Xzibit. Born Alvin Nathaniel Joiner September 18, 1974. Joiner is originally from Detroit Michigan. But it wasn't until he moved to California in his teens that he decided to rap & pursue a career in the Hip Hop Industry. He marked his first appearance on a professional record in February 1995 on The Alkaholiks Coast II Coast, on the song Hit and Run. In 1996 he released his debut studio album At the Speed Of Life, which included the single Paparazzi. In 1998 he released his follow-up album 40 Dayz & 40 Nightz, which includes the single What U See Is What U Get. In 2000 he released his 3rd album Restless. This is his most successful album to date. It reached Platinum Status (1 million copies sold) & topped the R&B Albums Chart. It features the singles X & Front 2 Back. In 2002 he released the Gold Selling album Man vs. Machine, which includes the single Multiply. Xzibit has 7 studio albums to his credit.