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Visionaries

Los Angeles-based Essential Kool and DJ Rhettmatic released Kozmonautz in 1995, an underground jewel that was to become the beginning of a staff called the Visionaries. Comprising Essential Kool and DJ Rhettmatic plus LMNO, 2Mex girlfriend or boyfriend, Lord Zen, and Dannu, the five MCs and extremely talented DJ experienced …

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Ultra

Ultra was a teaming of Kool Keith, the offbeat onetime frontman from the Ultramagnetic MC’s, and Tim Puppy, best-known for trimming among the earliest East Coastline/West Coastline feud information, “Fuck Compton.” Tim Puppy had obtained his start like a peripheral person in Ultramagnetic, so when the group dropped apart, he …

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Lyrics Born

The very first artist release a an EP on San Francisco’s Soleside Records, Lyrics Born went beneath the original moniker Asia Born on 1993’s Send Them before changing it 3 years down the road his collaborations with labelmate Lateef. After getting highlighted on Lateef’s “The Wreckoning” b/w “Latyrx” one, Lyrics …

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Dr. Octagon

After single-handedly redefining “warped” because the brain and mouth area behind the Bronx-based Ultramagnetic MC’s, “Kool” Keith Thornton — aka Tempo X, aka Dr. Octagon, aka Dr. Dooom, aka Mr. Gerbik — going for the external reaches from the stratosphere with a number of solo tasks. A onetime psychiatric individual …

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Dr. Dooom

Dr. Dooom is among the many alter egos developed by NY rapper Kool Keith. The Dooom personality was made as Keith started to car tire of his prior stint as Dr. Octagon, “eliminating” Doc Ock on “Who Killed Doctor Octagon?” the very first an eye on First Arrive, First Offered. …

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Danger Doom

Another excellent collaboration within the partner-heavy rap underground, Danger Doom brought collectively producer Danger Mouse (Gorillaz, in addition his personal heavily publicized production career) with rapper MF Doom (owner of the half-dozen aliases, all with full-length releases). The recording The Mouse as well as the Cover up found their abilities …

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Deltron 3030

The underground hip-hop supergroup Deltron 3030 features Deltron Zero (Del Tha Funkee Homosapien), the Cantankerous Captain Aptos (producer/remixer Dan “The Automator” Nakamura), and Skiznod the Boy Wonder (turntablist Kid Koala). Similar to Nakamura’s prior conceptual tasks, Dr. Octagon and Good-looking Boy Modeling College, Deltron 3030’s self-titled record and single send …

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Casual

Casual was third away the gate (subsequent Del tha Funkee Homosapien and Souls of Mischief) in the Hieroglyphics staff, the undisputed kings from the Oakland underground picture. Casual’s stature shows that he may end up being the crew’s bodyguard, before mic is within his hand as well as the MC …

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Chali 2na

Bearing an identifiably deep baritone tone of voice, Chali 2na (blessed Charles Stewart, Jr.) became the unofficial stage man for Western world Coast underground preferred Jurassic 5. Originally from southside Chicago, Stewart initial gained a pastime in graffiti composing before engaging in music. Both actions were his method of steering …

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Del the Funky Homosapien

Cousin of renowned gangster rapper Glaciers Cube, Del tha Funky Homosapien (true name Teren Delvon Jones) was created in Oakland, California on August 12, 1972, and got his focus on Ice Cube’s support music group, Da Lench Mob. But Del’s rap isn’t as grim or violent as Glaciers Cube’s is; …

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