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Daniel Demille, well-known rapper and producer MF DOOM, He passed away on October 31, 2020, according to a message posted on his website Instagram account By his wife Yasmine Dumail on December 31. The cause of death was not revealed. He was 49 years old.
Yasmine Dameel’s post reads the following:
Start all things by giving thanks to the Absolute!
The greatest husband, father, teacher, student, business partner, lover, and friend I could ask for. Thank you for all the things that you have shown, taught, and given to me, our children, and our family. Thank you for teaching me how to forgive people and give me another chance, not to be quick to judge and write off. Thank you for showing how not to be afraid of love and being the best person I could ever be. My world wouldn’t be the same without you. Words will never express what you and Malachi mean to me, for I love and adore you always. May the Absolute continue to bless you, our family, and our planet.
Born January 9, 1971 in London and raised on Long Island, New York, Dumille first sang under the pseudonym Zev Love X with the KMD group in the late 1980s. The group has released two albums: 1991 Mr. Hood And the Black bastards, Which was completed in 1993 but was not released until 2001. Hip-hop journalist Andrew Nusnitzky dubbed the latter.A lost masterpiece. “
Based on the Marvel Dr. Doom, reworked himself as MF DOOM and released self-production Operation: Judgment Day In 1999. He was spitting on bars with a terrifying and quirky complexity, centered on producing his own classic soul and funk samples.
In the 2000s, many individual recordings (useful Special herbs 2004 series Mm..food And 2009 Born like this), Cooperat (Madvelini With MadlibAnd the Mouse and mask With Danger Mouse) And additional pseudonyms (among them, Victor Vaughn and King Gidorah) soon followed, weaving from a creative mind that seemed to have no limits. He also produced songs for Ghostface Killah And the MF Grimm.
Like the comic book characters he imitated, MF DOOM concealed his identity by performing behind a mask.
“It’s really just another character.” Author David Ma said About the 2009 edition I was born like this. “Zev Love X was a character too, most people think that’s me but it wasn’t. They were all personalities. The thing to do is be able to access things from a different point of view. I decided the mask just added to the character’s charm as well.” To make DOOM stand out. Although it would be an easy way for people to see and distinguish between characters, like what happens when an actor gains weight for a role. Throwing a mask was a good way to switch it up. ”
But mostly Tell day to day In 2003, “Music first, then everything else. You won’t see me on the cover of a tattooed album or a big gold chain; none of that.”
MF DOOM returned to London in 2010, explained to me WatchmanI spent 35 years growing up in the US, and it had its ups and downs, but this is a new place for me. I don’t have friends here except for the guys at my record company, and I haven’t gone to school without anyone. Nobody knows me – I’m in disguise. All. Something new, all the fun.
It continued to be produced, but at a slower pace. MF DOOM released Kuffs key Like JJ DOOM, with producer Jneiro Jarel providing a more extensive color palette for stretching DOOM. But in cooperation with Bishop NehruAnd Czarface Westside Jean, I heard the sparring partners in awe of the master, as the old sparks found new sounds.
Upon announcing his death, greetings poured in from his peers and fans. Post a photo from 2004 MadveliniAnd the Flying lotus WroteAll I needed in hip-hop was this record. It’s arranged. Done. Give it to only foreigners. ”
Kenny BatesOwe product to MF DOOM’s unique thriving style, chirpDenzel: “I heard some authors have rewritten whole novels written by greats just to see how I felt. Denzel [Curry] And I HAVE UNLOCKED SPEAKING ABOUT DOOM EVERY DAY just trying to channel an ounce of feeling. ”