Even without a strong singing presence, Pigeon John sounds confident.
In riding a style that blurs the line between singing and rapping, such as on "Rock Bottom Again," he adds melody to lyrics that would bounce along successfully even if they were strictly rapped but are more memorable when sung.
General Elektriks also helped produce Pigeon John's next album, Encino Man, which arrived in 2014.
After signing with Dine Alone Records, the MC released his seventh album, Good Sinner, in 2016.
However, the melody is what makes the hook so striking, as it balances nicely with the sparse horns that interject.
Showing another side of his talents is "Hey You," which plods along with a sexy bassline, thumping kick drum, and a few piano stabs before ripping into a rocking rouse that could easily incite a crowd to mosh.
He is one half of the hip hop groups Brainwash Projects and Rootbeer and is a former member of the hip hop crew L.
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Is Clueless, which brought him enough success (albeit small) to get him signed to Basement Records, the label that released 2003's Pigeon John Is Dating Your Sister and 2005's Pigeon John Sings the Blues!
The next step for the rapper was signing to underground hip-hop mainstay Quannum, which issued Pigeon John and the Summertime Pool Party in September of 2006.
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Pigeon John hails from sunny Southern California, Inglewood to be exact.
While some artists would be content with their roots already planted, Pigeon John is sowing new seeds that could germinate beautifully, taking him from relatively obscure to a radio staple.