Boots Riley


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Boots Riley was born on April 1, 1971 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Raymond Lawrence Riley. See full bio »

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(2018)
The Losers Soundtrack
(2010)
Superbad Soundtrack
(2007)
Decoys Soundtrack
(2004)

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 2018 Sorry to Bother You (writer: "Victors of the Age", "OYAHYTT", "The Sun Explodes", "Level It Up", "Anitra's Basement Tapes", "Hey Saturday Night", "We Need an Eruption", "Crawl Out the Water", "We Ready", "Wash Me Up", "Monsoon", "Whatthegirlmuthafuckinwannadoo", "Nigga Shit", "Out and Over", "Have a Cola and Smile Bitch")
 2016 Patton Oswalt: Talking for Clapping (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Hotter Than A Molotov")
 2010/I The Losers (writer: "Clap for the Killers", "The Oath")
 2009 I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell (writer: "Laugh, Love, Fuck" - as Raymond Lawrence Riley)
 2007 Superbad (writer: "My Favorite Mutiny", "Pork And Beef")
 2006 Driver: Parallel Lines (Video Game) (writer: "My Favourite Mutiny")
 2005 Sir! No Sir! (Documentary) (writer: "Captain Sterling's Little Problem")
  The Simpsons (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2005) (writer - 1 episode, 2005)
- Pranksta Rap (2005) ... (performer: "Hip Hop Songs") / (writer: "Hip Hop Songs")
 2004 Decoys (performer: "Until Forever is Gone" - as Raymond 'Boots' Riley)
 1997 Soul in the Hole (Documentary) (writer: "Fat Cats", "Dig It" - as R. Riley)
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Alternate Names:

Boots Riley of The Coup | Raymond 'Boots' Riley

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5' 7½" (1.71 m)
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