La La Vasquez Biography (1979-)

Full name, Alani Vasquez; born June 25, 1979 (some sources cite 1980), in Brooklyn, New York, NY.

Actress, television host, singer
Birth Details
June 25, 1979
New York, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • Television Appearances as La La
  • Series
  • Deejay and cohost, On the Beat, Black Entertainment Television, beginning 2001
  • Host, Direct Effect (also known as DFX), MTV, beginning 2002
  • Cohost, Total Request Live (also known as TRL and TotalRequest with Carson Daly), MTV, beginning 2002
  • Host, High School Stories, MTV, beginning 2004
  • Television Appearances
  • Movies
  • (As La La) Herself, Monster Island, MTV, 2004
  • Specials
  • Host, TRL Presents: Christina Stripped in New York City, MTV, 2002
  • Host, French Kissing and Telling: The Real World Paris Reunion Special (also known as French Kissing and Telling: 10 Things You're Dying toKnow about The Real World Paris), MTV, 2003
  • (As La La) Host, MC Battle, MTV, 2003
  • Host, MC Battle II: The Takeover in Times Square, MTV, 2003
  • (As La La) MTVs New Year's Eve 2004, MTV, 2003
  • (As La La) Correspondent, The Shady National Convention, MTV, 2004
  • Host, Direct Effect Presents: Straight Up Hip Hop All Week (also known as MTV's "Direct Effect Presents: Straight Up Hip Hop All Week"),MTV, 2004
  • Host, Ladies of the VMAs, MTV, 2004
  • Backstage at the Grammys 2004, 2004
  • Awards Presentations
  • Host, The Second Annual TRL Awards, MTV, 2004
  • Episodic
  • Herself, Soul Train, syndicated, 1987
  • MTV interviewer, Sex and the City, HBO, c. 1998
  • Host, "Montezuma's Revenge: Inside the Inferno," The Real World/Road Rules Challenge, MTV, 2004
  • Host, "Montezuma's Revenge: The Inferno Reunion," The Real World/RoadRules Challenge, MTV, 2004
  • Kendra, "Phatheadz," One on One, UPN, 2004
  • Host, "Secrets of Elimination Hill," The Real World/Road Rules Challenge, MTV, 2005
  • Voice, Da Jammies (animated), 2006
  • Radio Appearances
  • Cohost of the series Future Flavas, [Atlanta, GA]; cohost of the series The B-Side, KKBT-FM (Los Angeles); appeared on Hot 97 (New YorkCity), including appearances in the series Ladies' Night. Appeared ina series broadcast on WKYS-FM.
  • Film Appearances
  • Bobby the disc jockey, Two Can Play That Game (also known as How to Make Your Man Behave in 10 Days ... or Less), Columbia/TriStar, 2001
  • (As La La) Pam Jackson, Urban Massacre, Ground Zero Entertainment/Raging Nation Films, 2002
  • (As La La) Herself (girl who sits next to Giselle), Soul Plane, Metro- Goldwyn-Mayer, 2004
  • (As La La) Herself, You Got Served, Screen Gems/Sony Pictures Releasing, 2004
  • Some sources cite an appearance as Tracy, Watchers, MCA/Universal,1988.
  • Albums
  • La La Means I Love You, Motown, 1991
  • Recorded the album La La, Arista.
  • Singles
  • "Always," Motown, 1991
  • Singles with Others
  • Aaliyah, "Miss You," 2002
  • Cam'ron, "Oh Boy," 2002
  • Nelly, "Hot in Herre," 2002
  • Fat Joe, "So Much More," 2005
  • Appeared in other singles, including "Drop Top Bentley," by Dave Hollister with Mowet.
  • Videos
  • Herself, 50 Cent: The New Breed (documentary), Universal Music andVideo Distribution, 2003

Further Reference


    • King, March/April, 2005
    • Sports Illustrated, January 4, 2005

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