About Ab-Soul

Able to juggle the profound and the profane along with the mainstream and the underground, rapper Ab-Soul is a member of the Black Hippy crew as well as a solo artist. In 2007, Ab-Soul joined Top Dawg, with his A Day in the Life mixtape following a year later. In 2009 he formed the Black Hippy crew with fellow Top Dawg artists, then in 2011 he made his solo debut with Longterm Mentality. His breakthrough effort, Control System, followed a year later, featuring guest spots from the whole Black Hippy crew along with Jhené Aiko and Danny Brown. The album climbed to number 83 on the Billboard 200 albums chart. His 2014 effort, These Days..., debuted at number 11. ~ David Jeffries

    Los Angeles, CA
  • BORN
    23 February 1987