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Born: Apr 4, 1981 in New Orleans, LA
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Genre: R&B, Rap
Biography: Thanks to his smart lyrics, the Louisiana-based Curren$y landed a label deal in 2003, but it took three labels and seven years of underground releases before the rapper made his official debut. Born Shante Anthony Franklin and raised in New Orleans, Curren$y was originally signed to Master P’s No Limit ...Read full biography
Pilot Talk
Released: 2010
Label: Island
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Currensy’s third effort came with wider distribution than his earlier two, but rather than act like a second chance at a spotlight debut, Pilot Talk is a featured-filled album with plenty of tracks that ...Read full review
The Stoned Immaculate
Released: 2012
Label: Warner Bros.
Critics' Rating:
Combine rapper Curren$y's stoned, slow flow with his general preference for light, loopy beats and you've got an “acquired taste” indeed, plus there's the full-on embracing of weed and head shop culture ...Read full review
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