Three 6 Mafia are a hip-hop group who began in Memphis, Tennessee and have launched into their Academy Award-winning careers as innovative songwriters and performers with the debut of their first album, Mystic Stylez. Currently comprised of DJ Paul and Juicy J, the Mafia became the first and only rap group to ever win an Oscar at the Academy Awards, including the honor of performing at the esteemed ceremony in 2006. Their win came out of the release of their song "It's Hard Out Here for a Pimp," which was featured in the film Hustle & Flow.
Three 6 Mafia's 2011 release of Laws of Power marks their 10th studio album. The Mafia continues to tour in promotion of their albums and in collaborative efforts with other musicians.