Kelvin Mercer, known professionally as Posdnuos and occasionally Pos, is an American rapper and producer from East Massapequa, New York best known for his work as one-third of the hip hop trio De La Soul. Through his work with the group, Mercer is considered to be one of the most consistent and underrated MCs of all time. Beginning with the highly acclaimed 3 Feet High and Rising in 1989, Mercer has gone on to release nine albums with De La Soul.
|Birth name:||Kelvin Mercer|
|Also known as:||Posdnuos, Mercenary, Plug One, Sop Sound, Plug Wonder Why, Pos|
|Born:||Aug 17, 1969, Bronx, New York, U.S.|
|Labels:||Tommy Boy, Sanctuary, AOI|
|Associated acts:||De La Soul|
|Website:||Kelvin Mercer's Official site|
|IMDb:||Kelvin Mercer's IMDb|
About Kelvin Mercer
One-third of hip hop trio De La Soul; he is also known by his aliases, Posdnuos or Pos, Plug One, Mercenary, or P-Pain.
He was childhood friends with future bandmate David Jude Jolicoeur; he and
He was known for employing sharp wit and double entendres within his lyrics; he joined the Spitkicker collective.
His family was residing in the Bronx, New York, when he was born; they raised him in East Massapequa, New York; his father was fan of jazz.
He created an official remix of Of the Soul by Mac Miller in 2011.
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