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Birthday ***, 1987
Place of Birth Bloomington, Minnesota
Age 34 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
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Derek Ryan Smith, known by his stage name Mod Sun, is an American rapper, singer and songwriter from Bloomington, Minnesota.

Birth name Derek Ryan Smith
Also known as Dylan Smith
Born March 10, 1987, Bloomington, Minnesota, U.S.
Genres Alternative rock, hip hop, post-hardcore, emo, pop punk
Occupation(s) Rapper, singer, songwriter
Instruments Vocals, guitar, piano, drums
Years active 2004–present
Labels Big Noise, Rostrum
Associated acts Four Letter Lie, Scary Kids Scaring Kids, Machine Gun Kelly, Blackbear, G-Eazy, Tana Mongeau
Website Mod Sun's Official site

About Mod Sun

Minnesota-based rapper who gained popularity after the release of his first EP in 2010. His second studio album, Movie, was released in 2017.

Mod Sun before fame

His birth name is Derek Smith. He began his music career as a drummer for the heavy metal bands Four Letter Lie (based in Minnesota) and Scary Kids Scaring Kids (based in Arizona). He recorded his debut hip-hop mixtape, Let Ya Teeth Show, in 2009.

Achievement of Mod Sun

He coined the term "hippy hop" to describe his brand of hippie-influenced hip hop music.

Mod Sun family life

His parents divorced when he was young, and he spent his childhood in both Long Beach, California, where his father lived, and Bloomington, Minnesota, where he was born and where his mother lived. He dated actress Bella Thorne from 2018 to 2019. He began a relationship with singer Avril Lavigne.

Associations of Mod Sun

His hit 2011 mixtape Blazed By The Bell featured guest vocals by fellow rappers Nipsey Hussle and Schoolboy Q.

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Latest information about Mod Sun updated on June 14 2021.

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