MC Hammer Biography
Stop! Hammer time! MC Hammer rose to fame and helped put rap on the map in the early 1990s. Then he fell from grace almost as fast, blowing almost $30 million and going bankrupt. He's since become a preacher, and though rumors began surfacing in 2007 that MC Hammer is dead, we are happy to report that he is very much alive. Pick up tha Ham-mer!