The Secret Double Life of Mister Cee, Hip-Hop’s Most Beloved DJ
Mister Cee is as central to the story of rap as the rappers themselves. Biggie Smalls, Jay Z, Big Daddy Kane—Cee came up with all of them, helped launch their careers, and has spent the past two decades spinning their records at Hot 97, the radio station synonymous around the world with hip-hop. But last year, Mister Cee’s own story began to take a bizarre and shocking turn, until finally, while millions of people listened, all his demons came tumbling out.

The Secret Double Life of Mister Cee, Hip-Hop’s Most Beloved DJ

Mister Cee is as central to the story of rap as the rappers themselves. Biggie Smalls, Jay Z, Big Daddy Kaneā€”Cee came up with all of them, helped launch their careers, and has spent the past two decades spinning their records at Hot 97, the radio station synonymous around the world with hip-hop. But last year, Mister Cee’s own story began to take a bizarre and shocking turn, until finally, while millions of people listened, all his demons came tumbling out.