Tony Pizarro
Tony Pizarro

Birth name

Tony Danite Pizarro

Also known as

Audio-Tone, Moses, Tony D, Master Tee, Black Moses


Oakland, California, United States


Hip hop


Record producer, entertainment executive, music engineer

Years active


Associated acts

2Pac, DMX, Ice-T, Scarface, Sinister

Tony Danite Pizarro is an American entertainment executive, record producer and music engineer from Oakland, Calfornia. Pizarro is best known for his association with Tupac Shakur, and for producing Shakur's single "Dear Mama". He began his career as an engineer for Ice-T and Donald D before embarking on a production career in 1994.

Several years after Shakur's death, Pizarro reemerged as an executive A&R at Def Jam Recordings. Pizarro worked for artists including DMX, Scarface, M.O.P., Capone-N-Noreaga, WC and Keith Murray.

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