FANDOM in 2012 attending his #willpower album release party in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California on August 14, 2012
Birth name William James Adams Jr.
Born (1975-03-15) 15, 1975 (age 45)
Los Angeles, California, United States
Occupation Rapper, singer, songwriter, entrepreneur, actor, musician, DJ, record producer, philanthropist
Instruments Vocals, Drums
Label Warner Sunset,, Atlantic, Ruthless, Interscope, Columbia
Associated acts The Black Eyed Peas, Britney Spears, Estelle, Eazy-E, Cheryl Cole, Michael Jackson

William Adams (born William James Adams, Jr.; March 15, 1975), known professionally as, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, entrepreneur, actor, musician, DJ, record producer and philanthropist. He is best known as a founding member of the hip hop group The Black Eyed Peas, with whom he has received multiple awards.


Studio albums

  • Lost Change (2001)
  • Must B 21 (2003)
  • Songs About Girls (2007)
  • #willpower (2013)
  • Songs About Partying (TBA)



Year Title Role Notes
2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Moto Moto Voice
2009 Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard Snow Voice
2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine John Wraith
2010 Date Night Himself Cameo
2010 Bouncing Cats Himself
2011 Rio Pedro Voice
2014 Rio 2 Pedro Voice
2016 The Angry Birds Movie Earl's Brother Voice
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