Madlib on Billboard's 50 greatest producers of the 21st century.
You've definitely heard this playlist on youtube. And this guy chilling there is not some random cartoon. 🎛️
This is Lord Quas, or just Quas for the most intimate fans. He's the beloved animated alter ego from Californian hip-hop producer Madlib and is known for the high-pitched voice that interacts with Madlib's regular voice in the Quasimoto project.
Billboard has just released a list of the 50 greatest producers of the 21st century. According to them, on this list are “[…] the 50 greatest studio specialists of this century: the most innovative, impactful, and important knob-twiddlers since 2000.”
And who's there? Yep, Madlib. With much of the credit for his Quasimoto work. We put a mixtape together for you to understand why. Tap play below.
Among his associated artists and defining work, there's also another well-known figure from the hip-hop scene: MF DOOM. The legendary rapper partners up with Madlib in one of the GOAT albums from this generation, Madvillainy.
We've already dived into the extensive career of the all-time wearer of the supervillain Doctor Destiny-inspired mask in this other mixtape:
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