Method Man, born Clifford Smith in Hempstead, New York, is an American hip-hop artist, record producer and actor. In addition to his solo career, which has spawned several studio albums, he regularly performs as a member of the hip-hop collective, Wu-Tang Clan. He also performs collaboratively with Redman, with whom he has created three albums and many songs. He has made several television appearances including those in Law and Order, CSI and Cop Land. Additionally, he can be seen in full-length films such as Meet the Spartans.
Method Man's hip-hop feats, whether collaborative or solo, keep his fans moving with hard-hitting beats. He continues to actively tour in the US and internationally.