Mausberg

Mausberg

Biography

Mausberg (real name Johnny Burns) was a rapper from Compton, California who was discovered by legend DJ Quik. He was known as member of the Campanella Park Blood gang (tha Nellaz), located in Compton. He appeared on some of Quik's earlier work, many remember him for his appearance on the single "Down, Down, Down" from the album Rhythm-al-ism in 1998.

He teamed up with DJ Quik, Suga Free and many other West Coast artists to record a compilation called The Konnectid Project in 1999. He made several guest appearances, most notably on Snoop Dogg's No Limit Top Dogg album on the track "Don't Tell" produced by DJ Quik also featuring Warren G and Nate Dogg. On July 4, 2000, Mausberg was shot to death in his own neighborhood. He was only 21 years old. His album, Non Fiction, was released later on through Sheppard Lane Records.

Discography

Mausberg - Non Fiction

Mausberg - Non Fiction

Shepherd Lane Music 2000

Guest Appearances

DJ Quik - Rhythm-Al-Ism
  • Down, Down, Down

DJ Quik - Rhythm-Al-Ism

Profile Records 1998
2nd II None - Classic 220
  • Make 'Em Understand

2nd II None - Classic 220

Arista 1999
Snoop Dogg - No Limit Top Dogg
  • Don't Tell

Snoop Dogg - No Limit Top Dogg

No Limit Records, Priority Records 1999
DJ Quik - Balance & Options
  • Change Da Game

DJ Quik - Balance & Options

Arista 2000
The Madd Nation - Situations
  • Urban Tales

The Madd Nation - Situations

Tone Struck Records 2000
Big Snake - Hot Ones
  • Baggin & Taggin

Big Snake - Hot Ones

Nexxlevel Records 2000
Sqeek Da Primadonna - PMS
  • 'M A Ridah

Sqeek Da Primadonna - PMS

Gee'd Up Records 2001
Sandman - No Secrets, No Lies
  • Playa Playa (Remix)

Sandman - No Secrets, No Lies

Lifestyle 2001
Street Platoon - The Steel Storm
  • Sick Of It All

Street Platoon - The Steel Storm

Sick Symphonies 2001
The Madd Nation - World Gone Madd
  • Urban Tales

The Madd Nation - World Gone Madd

Tone Struck Records 2002

Compilations

Suga Free & Mausberg - The Konnectid Project Vol. 1
  • Ain't No Doubt

Suga Free & Mausberg - The Konnectid Project Vol. 1

Sheppard Lane Records, Private I Records 2000
DJ Quik - The Best Of DJ Quik: Da Finale
  • Down, Down, Down

DJ Quik - The Best Of DJ Quik: Da Finale

Arista, BMG Heritage 2002
The Compton Blockz
  • L.A. Streetz From L.B. 2 Compton

Various - The Compton Blockz

Why Gee Records 2003
DJ Quik - Platinum & Gold Collection
  • Down, Down, Down

DJ Quik - Platinum & Gold Collection

Arista 2004
Suga Free - The Features Volume 2
  • Playas Gangstas

Suga Free - The Features Volume 2

Siccness.net 2005
DJ Quik - Born And Raised In Compton: The Greatest Hits
  • Down, Down, Down

DJ Quik - Born And Raised In Compton: The Greatest Hits

Arista 2006
DJ Quik - The Essential DJ Quik
  • Down, Down, Down (Club Mix)

DJ Quik - The Essential DJ Quik

Arista, Legacy 2015