Not to be confused with T.J. Swan of the Juice Crew.

T.J. Swann
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Birth name


Brooklyn, New York, U.S.


Hip hop



Years active



Express Records (1979-1981)

Associated acts

Maximus 3

T.J. Swann is an American rapper from Brooklyn, New York. He released one of the first hip hop records ever with his single "And You Know That" in 1979. Swann collaborated with Peewee Mel for the single "Maximus Party" in 1980. He collaborated with Peewee Mel and Barry B as Maximus 3 on the single "Are You Ready" in 1981. That same year, he released the single "Get Fly" as T.J. Swann & Company. His final release during this period was the 1982 single "Rock It Out" with Maximus 3.

In 2019, Swann released the song "Return of the Swan".

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