Cool Calm Pete

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Cool Calm Pete
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Background information
Birth name Peter Chung
Origin Seoul, Korea
Genres Alternative Hip Hop
Occupations Rapper, Producer
Labels Embedded Music
Definitive Jux
Associated acts Babbletron
Website Embedded Music page
Definitive Jux - Bio

Cool Calm Pete is a Korean American rapper and producer with a sometimes hypnotically slow, lazy-sounding rapping style. Pete was born in Seoul, Korea and raised in Queens, New York. Pete is one of the three members of the hip-hop group Babbletron. Cool Calm Pete's debut solo album Lost was released in the United States on Embedded Music, and released in Europe on Definitive Jux. He has since released a 9 track EP entitled "Loosies," featuring several remixes of his older work. Cool Calm Pete has been profiled in major publications such as Urb, and XXL. Cool Calm Pete is known to be an avid New York Mets fan. He can almost always be seen wearing a New York Mets fitted cap. Cool Calm Pete attended Cooper Union and received his BFA in fine art.

Discography[edit]

Albums
  • Lost (Embedded Music - 2005)
EPs
  • Loosies - Remixes and Other Oddities (Definitive Jux - 2007)
Singles
  • "Black Friday (Cool Calm Pete song) Black Friday" (Definitive Jux - 2002)
  • "Lost the Single" (Embedded Music - 2005)
  • "Gitty Up Baby" (Definitive Jux - 2007)
  • "Heart (Cool Calm Pete song) Heart" (Definitive Jux - 2009)
Mixtapes
  • "The Food Theme." (Theme Magazine - 2009)
  • "Over You." (Modern Shark - 2010)
  • "The Ups & Downs." (Modern Shark - 2011)

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