The Over-Weight Lover, Heavy D emerged on the scene in the late 1980s with his group Heavy D & the Boyz. His 1989 release "Big Tyme," which featured the songs "Somebody For Me" and "We Got Our Own Thang," finished that year as the top selling soul record. In addition to acting, and his 11 chart topping albums, he also penned the themes for FOX comedies "I
Everybody knew who he was and everybody loved "The Overweight Lover" Heavy D. He was a entertainer, an innervater, a master MC and actor. Know big man or little man for that matter moved like Heavy D, he was a true entertainer and could spit fire on the mic and never use a curse word. He was a MC that had something to say, that's why.