[6], On August 3, 2014, Glover was beaten and stabbed at a nightclub. A new version of Last.fm is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site. He also speaks to youth in the Washington metropolitan region, and has been accepted in the New York Film Academy. [3], Glover starred in three episodes of the first season of the HBO television series Treme as a convicted killer named Keevon White. [2], Gaining local fame as a teenager in 1992 as one of the founding members of the "BackYard Band", he made his acting debut in late 2003 as Slim Charles in the HBO television series The Wire. Leave feedback. [2] Glover is also an actor, known for his portrayal of Slim Charles in the HBO crime-drama television series The Wire. Some user-contributed text on this page is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. We don‘t have an album for this track yet. [6] He also stated that he has been shot 13 times. He has also appeared in music videos, such as Boyz n da Hood's "Dem Boyz" and Wale's "Chillin", among others. He has been working on a film titled Shoedog since 2009. He hosts a nightly radio show on 93.9 WKYS-FM radio in the Washington metropolitan area. [7][8][9][10][11], Learn how and when to remove this template message, "From the Streets to the Silver Screen: A Story of Redemption", "Q&A (Excerpt): ANWAN GLOVER :: Stop Smiling Magazine", "TSS Presents Fifteen Minutes With Anwan Glover | The Smoking Section", "Anwan Glover, Actor in "The Wire," Stabbed Beaten Inside DC Nightclub", "How the Go-Go Cover of Adele's "Hello" Got Made", "BackYard Band's Adele Cover Is Putting Go-Go Back In The Spotlight", "You Oughta Go-Go: Go-Go Covers of Pop Songs, Ranked", "10 Go-Go Remakes You Absolutely Must Hear", "What a viral cover of Adele's 'Hello' means for go-go", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Anwan_Glover&oldid=985262088, BLP articles lacking sources from January 2008, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 24 October 2020, at 23:02. [4] It is written by author and The Wire contributor George Pelecanos. Gaining local fame as a teenager in 1992 as one of the founding members of the "BackYard Band", he made his acting debut in late 2003 as Slim Charles in the HBO television series The Wire. Ralph Anwan Glover (born May 5, 1975[1] in Washington, D.C.) is an American rapper and founding member of the D.C.-based go-go band "BackYard Band" (also abbreviated as "BYB"). Do you know the lyrics for this track? Add a video, Do you know any background info about this track? Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. He has also appeared in music videos, such as Boyz n da Hood's "Dem Boyz" and Wale's "Chillin", among others. Read about Stan by Backyard Band and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Go directly to shout page. The injuries were non-life-threatening. Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. Connect your Spotify account to your Last.fm account and scrobble everything you listen to, from any Spotify app on any device or platform. Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Add lyrics on Musixmatch, Javascript is required to view shouts on this page. Do you know a YouTube video for this track? [5], On August 26, 2007, Glover's brother Tayon was shot to death in Columbia Heights. Home page of Backyardbanddc, an other / not classifiable group from Washington DC Glover addressed the press, along with D.C. mayor Adrian Fenty, saying that "we're tired of seeing the yellow (police) tape" and calling for an end to revenge shootings. Start the wiki.