Prince Po

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Prince Po
Birth name Lawrence Baskerville
Also known as Prince Poetry
Prince Poahflow
Born August 12, 1969 (age 46)
Queens, New York City, New York
Genres Hip hop
Occupation(s) Rapper
Years active 1987-present
Labels Lex Records
Nasty Habits Entertainment
Associated acts Organized Konfusion

Lawrence Baskerville (born August 12, 1969), better known by his stage name Prince Po, is an American rapper. He is a founder of Nasty Habits Entertainment.

History[edit]

Prince Po is a member of the rap duo Organized Konfusion with Pharaohe Monch.[1] Following the separation of Organized Konfusion after their 1997 album The Equinox, Prince Po met underground hip hop producer Danger Mouse in 2002. Prince Po then signed to the Warp Records subsidiary Lex Records in 2004. He released the first solo album The Slickness and three EPs on Lex Records. The album is produced by Danger Mouse, J-Zone, Jel, Madlib and Richard X.

He released Saga of the Simian Samurai, a collaborative album with TOMC3, in 2007.[2]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

EPs[edit]

  • X Files (2009)

Singles[edit]

  • "Where Ya Shoes At?" b/w "Shine" (1998)
  • "Bump Bump" (2004)
  • "Hold Dat" (2004)
  • "Social Distortion" (2004)
  • "Holla" b/w "Mecheti Lightspeed" (2006)
  • "I Got a Right to Know" (2006)

Guest appearances[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lawrence, Alistair (June 15, 2004). "Prince Po - The Slickness". Drowned in Sound. Retrieved April 25, 2016. 
  2. ^ Quinlan, Thomas (December 2007). "Tom C3 & Prince Po - Saga Of The Simian Samurai". Exclaim!. Retrieved April 25, 2016. 
  3. ^ Fitzgerald, Trent (January 30, 2014). "Organized Konfusion's Prince Po and Oh No Team Up on 'Toxic'". The Boombox. Retrieved April 25, 2016. 

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