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Rapper and half of the music duo The FOREX which he founded in 2004. He was also a founding person in the previous group Little Sibling. He has already established success like a single artist using the albums Charity Begins At Home no News Is VERY GOOD NEWS. He began rapping beneath the name Psychological when he was 13 years of age. He and FOREX were nominated for any Grammy Honor for Greatest Urban/Alternative Overall performance for the music “Daykeeper” in ’09 2009. He spent some time working with both Kanye Western and Kendrick Lamar and was once regarded as “the older Kanye.” He was created Phonte Lyshod Coleman but is way better referred to as Phonte from NEW YORK. He offers two children. Drake acknowledged him to be one of the primary affects on his profession.

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Full Name Phonte
Date Of Birth December 29, 1978
Place Of Birth Greensboro, NC
Profession Rapper
Education North Carolina Central University
Nationality American
Spouse Claudia Coleman
Music Groups Little Brother, The Foreign Exchange, Justus League, The Life of Kings, Gonna Be a Beautiful Night, Not Here Anymore
Star Sign Capricorn

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Skyline2010performer: "Something 2 Ride 2" - as Phonte / writer: "Something 2 Ride 2"
Fame2009writer: "Can't Hide from Love", "Get on the Floor"
The Ladykillers2004writer: "Sinners" - as P. Coleman



Dear Friends: An Evening with the Foreign Exchange2011Video executive producer



The Hip-Hop Fellow2014DocumentaryHimself
Dear Friends: An Evening with the Foreign Exchange2011VideoHimself
SexTV2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Backstage Pass2005TV SeriesHimself

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