Dijon Shariff Thames (born July 17, 1991), better known by his stage name MANN, is an American hip-hop recording artist from West Los Angeles, California, discovered by J.R. Rotem. He’s perhaps best known for his singles “Buzzin” with 50 Cent and “The Mack” with Snoop Dogg and Iyaz. Mannwas formerly signed to Mercury Records, a division of The Island Def Jam Music Group. 

Mann now operates his own independent record label FoLife Records thru empire distribution. The label is based in WestLa and is a home to a couple of artist. Mann is currently working on his 3rd independent album.