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Timothy Zachery Mosley (born March 10, 1972), better known by his stage name Timbaland, is an American record producer, songwriter and rapper. Timbaland's first full credit production work was in 1996 on Ginuwine...the Bachelor for R&B singer Ginuwine. After further work on Aaliyah's 1996 album One in a Million and Missy Elliott's 1997 album Supa Dupa Fly, Timbaland became a prominent producer for R&B and hip-hop artists. As a rapper he initially released several albums with fellow rapper Magoo, but later released his debut solo album Tim's Bio in 1998. In 2007, Timbaland released the first album in his Shock Value series, Timbaland Presents: Shock Value. Then In 2009 Timbaland Presents: Shock Value II. It is expected that Timbaland will release Timbaland Presents: Shock Value III in 2012. Timothy Zachery Mosley was born on March 10, 1972 in Virginia Beach, Virginia, where he was raised. From birth he was diagnosed with a severe Tourettes Syndrome. Even in early life he showed very little aptitude for music, this has been said to have greatly influenced his avant-garde style in his later music career. He graduated from Salem High School. During his time as a DJ, he was known as "DJ

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Timbaland -- Cops APB: 'Possible Suicide Attempt'

Timbaland -- Cops APB: 'Possible Suicide Attempt'

Timbaland was the subject of a manhunt yesterday after his family believed he was so distraught over the theft of a $2 million piece of jewelry he might harm himself ... this according to law… READ MORE >

TMZ Live: Lohan, Timbaland, and Tiger Woods

TMZ Live: Lohan, Timbaland, and Tiger Woods

We took your questions on everything -- including our exclusive first post-rehab photo of Lindsay Lohan, the Timbaland 911 call, and Tiger and Elin speaking out for the first time since finalizing… READ MORE >

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Timbaland Axes Chris Brown from His Album

Timbaland Axes Chris Brown from His Album

Chris Brown was officially dropped from a track on Timbaland's new album -- and sources tell TMZ, the decision wasn't entirely about the music. A source close to Brown tells TMZ the singer's… READ MORE >

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Timbaland Puts a Ring on It

Timbaland Puts a Ring on It

Sorry single ladies, Timothy Zachery Mosley aka Timbaland is showing off his wedding bling.Everyone's favorite record producer married his publicist Monique Idlett last year and flashed his rock… READ MORE >

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Timbaland -- Blackground Blackballed Me

Timbaland -- Blackground Blackballed Me

This is a story about a recording artist who became a big shot record producer ... so big, his own people allegedly wanted to take him down.Timbaland is going after his record label, Blackground… READ MORE >

- 2105 days ago
Florist to Timbaland: Get Scrooged

Florist to Timbaland: Get Scrooged

A Florida florist wants a piece of Timbaland's mansion after the rap mogul allegedly stiffed the store out of more than $10,000 in Xmas decorations.The White Tulip Florist in Miami Beach filed… READ MORE >

- 2191 days ago
Driver for Timba Lands in Handcuffs

Driver for Timba Lands in Handcuffs

Next time Timbaland hires a driver, he might want to check if the guy actually has a license first.insertBCSinglePlayer(1672070959);TMZ has obtained video of the mega-producer surrounded by cops… READ MORE >

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Timbaland's Karaoke Wedding

Timbaland's Karaoke Wedding

TMZ spies were in Aruba last weekend, when rapper/mega-producer Timbaland got hitched on a private island. But don't think everything was as fancy as it looks!Spies at the wedding site tell us… READ MORE >

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George Hamilton: The New Lyrical Gangsta?

George Hamilton: The New Lyrical Gangsta?

He of the über-tan, George Hamilton, broke it down Vanilla Ice-style outside Mr. Chow last night and yes, it's as good as you'd hope.insertBCSinglePlayer(1564442795);Also in L.A.: Alexis… READ MORE >

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LiLo Cuts One with Snoop

LiLo
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