Richard Johnson (born August 4, 1967), better known by his stage name Tweedy Bird Loc, is an American rapper from Compton, California. Tweedy and producer Ronnie Phillips organized hip hop project Bloods & Crips, collaboration between Bloods and Crips members.[ allmusic ((( Bloods & Crips > Biography )))] Allmusic. Retrieved on 2008-04-11 He is a Crip himself in the same gang as gangsta rapper pioneer Eazy-E[ Exclusive Interview With Bangin On Wax Original Red Rum 781] Retrieved on 2008-04-11 associated with the Kelly Park Compton Crip set. Tweedy had beef with Eazy E because Eazy wouldn't sign him to Ruthless Records. Tweedy Bird Loc is currently working with Eazy's son, Lil Eazy E.

In 1995 Shortly before Eazy's death, Tweedy Bird Loc made peace with him.