MC Paul Barman
|Birth name||Paul Nathaniel Barman|
|Born|| October 30, 1974 |
Ridgewood, New Jersey, U.S.
Paul Nathaniel Barman (born October 30, 1974), better known by his stage name MC Paul Barman, is an American rapper. He resides in Manhattan, New York.In 2012, LA Weekly placed him at number 14 on the "Top 20 Whitest Musicians of All Time" list.
Manhattan, often referred to locally as the City, is the most densely populated of the five boroughs of New York City and its economic and administrative center, cultural identifier, and historical birthplace. The borough is coextensive with New York County, one of the original counties of the U.S. state of New York. The borough consists mostly of Manhattan Island, bounded by the Hudson, East, and Harlem rivers; several small adjacent islands; and Marble Hill, a small neighborhood now on the U.S. mainland, physically connected to the Bronx and separated from the rest of Manhattan by the Harlem River. Manhattan Island is divided into three informally bounded components, each aligned with the borough's long axis: Lower, Midtown, and Upper Manhattan.
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Barman is from Ridgewood, New Jersey. He is Jewish. He attended Brown University.
Ridgewood is a village in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the village population was 24,958, reflecting an increase of 22 (+0.1%) from the 24,936 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 784 (+3.2%) from the 24,152 counted in the 1990 Census. Ridgewood is a suburban bedroom community of New York City, located approximately 20 miles (32 km) northwest of Midtown Manhattan.
Brown University is a private Ivy League research university in Providence, Rhode Island. Founded in 1764 as the College in the English Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, it is the seventh-oldest institution of higher education in the United States and one of the nine colonial colleges chartered before the American Revolution.
MC Paul Barman released his debut EP, It's Very Stimulating , on Wordsound in 2000; it was produced by Prince Paul.
It's Very Stimulating is the debut EP by MC Paul Barman, released in 2000.
Paul Edward Huston, better known by his stage name Prince Paul, is an American disc jockey, record producer and recording artist from Amityville, New York. Paul began his career as a DJ for Stetsasonic. Since then he has worked on albums by Boogie Down Productions, MC Lyte, Big Daddy Kane and 3rd Bass, among others. Major recognition for Prince Paul came when he produced De La Soul's debut album 3 Feet High and Rising (1989), in which he pioneered new approaches to hip hop production, mixing and sampling, as well as by adding comedy sketches.
His first studio album, Paullelujah! , was released on Coup d'État in 2002.
Paullelujah! is the first studio album by American hip hop musician MC Paul Barman. It was released on Coup d'Etat in 2002.
He released his second studio album, Thought Balloon Mushroom Cloud , on Househusband in 2009.
Thought Balloon Mushroom Cloud is the second studio album by American hip hop musician MC Paul Barman. It was released in 2009.
He has toured with Blackalicious.He has taught a hip hop class to high school kids at the Bank Street College of Education.
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In 2018, he released Echo Chamber, his first studio album since 2009's Thought Balloon Mushroom Cloud, on Mello Music Group.It included productions from MF Doom, Questlove, and Mark Ronson, as well as guest appearances from Open Mike Eagle and Masta Ace.
The New York Times called his music "a surreal departure from the rap norm."His music has been influenced by Boogie Down Productions, Jungle Brothers, Wu-Tang Clan, MC Lyte, and De La Soul.
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Spectre is Skiz Fernando, head of the Wordsound label, in his record producer, rapper and electronica artist persona.
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Special Herbs, Vols. 5 & 6 is an album of instrumental works released by MF Doom under the Metal Fingers moniker. As with the other installments of the Special Herbs series, each track is named for a herb or similar flora.
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