Oscar Jackson, Jr. (born October 29, 1967), better known as Paris, is an American Hip Hop artist from San Francisco, Californiaknown for his militantly
confrontational rapping, and especially the controversial tracks "Bush Killa" and "What Would You Do?".He was catapulted onto the national scene in
1990 with his hit single "The Devil Made Me Do It" and album of the same name,after earning a degree in economics from UC Davis. Originally
released on Tommy Boy Records, his first single was banned byMTV. Since then his stance on political issues and social commentary have both aided
and hindered his quest to bring his musicand messages to the masses.