In September of the same year, he released a new album, Automatik Statik, for an unfixed rate with a minimum of $3. During his headlining set at the Fader Fort, the Gorillaz mastermind brought up De La Soul for “Feel Good Inc.” and then joined forces with Del the Funky Homosapien … Gorillaz ft. Del Tha Funky Homosapien- Clint Eastwood: 2010 Gorillaz Skate 3: Young Dre … Del made his first appearance in the video " Clint Eastwood " while rapping, leaving the other band members dumbfounded. Del handled the production on the project as well.[5]. The song is named after the actor of the same name due to its similarity to the theme music of The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. The CD only includes songs from his first two albums, along with a handful of B-sides from that era. Bars like … Having already turned out incredible releases in the 90s, the early 2000s saw Del's star rise evenfurther. After the song went platinum he gave the plaque to his mother. 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Lyrics to Clint Eastwood by Del the Funky Homosapien from the Gorillaz [Gorillaz + AVCD + Exclusive Asian CD-ROM] album - including song video, artist biography, translations and more! //]]>, Sorry, we have to make sure you're a human before we can show you this page. !function(t,e,r){var n,s=t.getElementsByTagName(e)[0],i=/^http:/.test(t.location)? Born in Oakland, California, he is the cousin of seminal west coast rapper Ice Cube, and began his career writing lyrics for Ice Cube's group Da Lench Mob. [CDATA[ Future Development became available in 1998 and was only available on the Hieroglyphics website in tape form[3] but was re-released in 2002 on the Hieroglyphics Imperium label. Del shared a free LP entitled Iller Than Most on January 2, 2014. No Need for Alarm helped to expose both the regional Oakland sound of hip hop, as well as the freestyle based, "golden era 90s" style of hip hop being expanded at the time. Listen to music by Del Tha Funkee Homosapien on Apple Music. With Nakamura and Koala, Del was also a guest performer for Gorillaz's eponymous 2001 album. "Phoney Phranchise" is another example.Alternative Hip Hop: The genre he usually operates in. Del The Funky Homosapien is the rapper for the Gorillaz self titled debut album tracks Clint Eastwood and Rock The House. Del Tha Funkee Homosapien provides examples of... Alliterative Title: "Ahonetwo, Ahonetwo", from his debut album. Del was initially hesitant and refused, as he was exhausted from finishing up on Deltron 3030. Please enable Cookies and reload the page. Del the Funky Homosapien Jamie Hernandez There was a time back in the '90s when hip-hop in Nashville was really something to behold. In March 2014, Del appeared on the track "Life and Time" with Kool A.D. At the beginning of the new millenium, Del worked with Dan the Automator and with the Gorillaz multi platinum first album (and on which he voiced the hit single, "Clint Eastwood"). Del collaborated with the virtual band Gorillaz on two songs on their debut album, "Clint Eastwood" and "Rock the House", both of which became singles and videos and achieved chart success. [14] According to his Facebook page and official website, Del was back out touring in September 2018. In 1999–2000, Del collaborated with Kid Koala and Dan the Automator as the supergroup Deltron 3030 whose debut self-titled album was released in May 2000. He first brought out De La Soul to perform Gorillaz’s “Feel Good Inc.” and later, Del the Funky Homosapien guested for his verse on “Clint Eastwood”. At the very last minute of finishing the recording of Deltron 3030, the producer Dan The Automator asks Del to contribute to another project that he was involved with, Gorillaz. Gorillaz feat Del The Funky Homosapien - Clint Eastwood (La Piiave Prod remix) comments powered by Disqus. Also in 2006, his song "Dr. Bombay" was used in the movie Beerfest. I ain't happy, I'm feelin' glad I got sunshine in a bag I'm usel.. In 2004, Elektra released The Best of Del tha Funkee Homosapien: The Elektra Years without Del's approval. Teren Delvon Jones (born August 12, 1972),[1] better known by his stage name Del the Funky Homosapien (sometimes stylized as Del tha Funkee Homosapien) or Sir DZL, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer. In 2006, "Catch a Bad One" was featured in Marc Eckō's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure and "At the Helm" featuring Hieroglyphics was featured in Tony Hawk's Project 8. Exposure from the 3030 project helped to expand Del's fan base—the 3030 project worked well as a marketing move because the CD capitalized on the growing interest of computer technology, incorporating motifs of science fiction, telling stories about life and hip hop based in the year 3030, and infusing much of the popular internet terminology and culture in circulation at the time. In 2000 the song "Catch All This" from Both Sides of the Brain was featured in the game Street Sk8er 2, "Jaw Gymnastics", featuring Casual, was featured in Knockout Kings, and "Positive Contact" from Deltron 3030 was featured in Mat Hoffman's Pro BMX. He also appeared on the track "Pizza Shop Extended" from the album IWASVERYBAD by Jay IDK. Paying certain prices for the album will give certain incentives, including opportunities for personal collaborations with Del. May Using his Deltron persona, Del guests on the track "3030 Meets the Doc, Pt. "http":"https";t.getElementById(r)||(n=t.createElement(e),n.id=r,n.src=i+"://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js",s.parentNode.insertBefore(n,s))}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); Update: Del the Funky Homosapien fractured seven ribs, injured lungs in Gorillaz stage fall The "Clint Eastwood" rapper remains hospitalized in Denmark . Ultimately Del, who was not pleased with the limited musical range of the album, severed his production-artist relationship with Ice Cube for his n… About a month before the release of his third album, Future Development, Del received a letter from his label, Elektra, stating that his contract had been terminated. Del had also appeared in a Gorillaz Bite short " Jump the Gut ". In 2009, Del is featured on the song "Lothar" by Sleep off his album Hesitation Wounds, as well as on the song "Dreamin'" by Gift of Gab off his album Escape 2 Mars. In 2003, "Positive Contact" from Deltron 3030 was featured in Tony Hawk's Underground and "The Izm" was featured in Rolling. Clint Eastwood Written by Damon Albarn (uncredited), Jamie Hewlett (uncredited) and Del the Funky Homosapien Performed by Gorillaz (uncredited) and Del the Funky Homosapien (uncredited) He has also made cameo appearances in films, such as Ted Demme's directorial debut Who's the Man?, as a teen with two members of Da Youngsta's, and Jonah Hill's directorial debut Mid90s, as a homeless bum alongside Chad Muska. [2] In 1991, with the help of Ice Cube, Del released his first solo album, I Wish My Brother George Was Here,[2] at the age of 18. 2003 saw the release of Full Circle, the second full-length album from the Hieroglyphics crew. Del the Funky Homosapien is a rapper hailing from Oakland, California, United States who was born on the 12th of August 1972. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Gorillaz & Del The Funky Homosapien. On March 11, 2008, Del released Eleventh Hour through Definitive Jux. In the video " Rock the House ", Del was shown outfitted with protective gear and helmet dressed as "Mr. Freedom". In 2001, "If You Must" was featured in Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3. The song is a mix of electronic music, dub, hip hop and rock. Del would not produce another album for five years. Del later commented in an interview on the success of "Clint Eastwood" by saying that he actually wrote the song with the book How to Write a Hit Song, a book that he bought with a coupon his mother gave him. He appeared on the singles "Clint Eastwood" and "Rock the House" (see Collaborations). In August 2012, Del appeared on the track "The Ride" from the EP Thrift Store Halos by ¡Mayday!. However, upon being shown the band's concept art and learning that Jamie Hewlett, who Del was already a fan of through Ta… Del got his first start with Ice Cube's protégés da Lench Mob, and infused his humorous attitude and lyrics with the groups grim and violent appearance. by Ben Kaye. Del the Funky Homosapien, "Workin' It": ... “Catch a Bad One”) and ended his set with the classic “Clint Eastwood” (his vocal collaboration with Gorillaz). Listen to music from Gorillaz & Del The Funky Homosapien like Clint Eastwood, Rock the house & more. 1" from Dr. Octagon's Moosebumps: An Exploration Into Modern Day Horripilation. The album was a commercial success largely due to the popularity of the hit single "Mistadobalina". Del was not pleased and advised people to not buy the CD, saying it was just Elektra trying to make money off of him due to his newfound fame. In September 2013, Del appeared on two tracks from Figure's Horns of the Apocalypse EP: "Beast Mode" and "War Call". In 2005, the Hieroglyphics song "Soweto" is featured on ESPN NBA 2K5 (the Hieroglyphics crew is unlockable as a bonus team) and Del's song "Burnt" was featured in Tony Hawk's American Wasteland. In March 2010, Del collaborated with independent pop/funk duo Modern Science on a track called "Do It Right Now" that is available on the band's Bandcamp website. Del released his next album It Ain't Illegal Yet on August 6, 2010. Videoklip, překlad a text písně Clint Eastwood (feat. Gorillaz ft. Del The Funky Homosapien - Clint Eastwood played by: 22. He uploaded the record to SoundCloud under the username Zartan Drednaught COBRA. In 2016, Del was featured on the track "World Renown" with Mr. Lif's album Don't Look Down In April 2017, Del appeared (along with Carnage The Executor) on the track "Lone Wolves" from Cas One Vs Figure's "So Our Egos Don't Kill Us". Cousin of renowned gangster rapper Ice Cube, Del tha Funky Homosapien (real name Teren Delvon Jones) was born in Oakland, California on August 12, 1972, and got his start with Ice Cube's backing band, Da Lench Mob.But Del's rap isn't as grim or violent as Ice Cube's is; in fact, he's been known to include something in his music that's far too uncommon in most rap: humor. He was unable to get back up, and it was decided to cut the performance short. Instagram/Del The Funky Homosapien Del The Funky Homosapien Recalls Ghostwriting For Ice Cube & Gorillaz' "Clint Eastwood" Being His Only … A follow-up album, “Event II”, was released in 2013. In 2017, Del was a guest artist on the debut album of Halo Orbit (a band featuring Juan Alderete, ex-The Mars Volta and Mark Guiliana) on the track "One Of These Days". Find top songs and albums by Del Tha Funkee Homosapien including Pizza Shop Extended (with Yung Gleesh, DOOM & Del the Funky Homosapien), Mistadobalina and more. 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