Alexander Graham Holland was born on the 9th of November 1974 and is an English Rapper who goes by the name of Skinnyman. He was born in Leeds, Yorkshire and later moved to Finsbury Park, London at a young age.
Skinnyman formed the Mud Family along with Chester P and Mongo and they released a few EP's, a few of the songs are 'Itchy Town' and 'Lash Suttin' which was a remix of Redman's 'Smash Something'. In 2004 Skinnyman released 'Council Estate Of Mind' which to this day is still crowned as one of the best British Hip Hop albums covering many subjects about growing up in a Council Estate.
Skinnyman appear in the first episode of Tower Block Dreams in 2004 which is a documentry series which aired on BBC Three which looked into the underground scene in council estates. He also appeared in the interactive TV series known as Dubplate Drama in 2005.
14 July 2011 Skinnyman was sentenced to 16 months in prison as he was trialed and found guilty by Blackfriars Crown Court for common assault and harassment against a 31 year old women he previously had a relationship with.