Friday, December 28, 2007
Madlib stands for Mind Altering Demented Lessons In Beats. Madlib is a producer/rapper. He is a prolific producer and one of the critically acclaimed hip hop producers of this millennium. He has worked with rappers including The Alkaholiks, De La Soul, J Dilla, M.F Doom, Ghost Face Killah and Talib Kweli.
Madlib sees him self as DJ first, producer second and MC last. Madlib is born in Oxnard. Now he lives in Los Angeles. He started working with lootpack since 1990. His father started a independent label called Crate Diggas Palace. After catching the attention of Peanut Butter Wolf, the founder of Stones Throw. Madlib released two singles and a full length album on the Stones Throw.
In 2001 Madlid took a whole different turn from traditional hip hop. He released a Jazz based and electronic influenced album, which was called Angels without edges.
In 2003 Madlib worked with Jaydee and released Champion Sound. He also teamed up with MF Doom to release Madvillainy in 2004.