January 9th, 2013 13:31 EST
SOP Battle of the Bands Featuring Leroy "Colossus" Dabney with 'I Put On Show'
Parental Advisory: Adult Language - SOP Battle of the Bands Featuring Leroy "Colossus" Dabney with `I Put On Show` on The SOP Radio Network
The name means huge and gigantic, also known as (C-O) A.K.A. the quiet assassin.
Born June 26,1980 in North Philadelphia .The rapper/producer started his career in the music industry in 1995. Working in the I.C.H studio as one of the youngest artist/engineers.(C-O) had the opportunity to meet and work with some of thee hiphop icons such as the Lox ,meeting Jay-Z and the co`s of the Ruffriders. Also working with area producers such as Black Key, JEEK and Street from BlackStreet.
While sitting in the background as a engineer and enhancing some of the city local talent.
Such as Hands of Stones, NeilyScarfo, IZZES, STEEL, OSKINO, SPARKS, SPORT and FREEWAY and the list go on. The quite assassin took his talent on the road. Living in ALT. and networking for a year. There he worked with an assortment of the local talent Making tracts for the The SouthSide Lady, and Shorty the comedian.
Four years in the making the album POVERTY BREEDS CREATIVITY is a real part of the everyday life and events through the eyes of Colossus. Sharing the different concepts of the city poverty stricken neighborhoods. And the diversity of such, which is not only bad, but a good thing can come this. Everything from flip style tracks to hot club mixes which create a new sound that show the versatility of the (C-O).
Making the move back to Philly to a misguided neighborhood. He and a few of his friends, seeing a need for leadership started a group called (TREY-O) TROUBLE REGION ENHANCEMENT YOUTH ORGANIZATION. Through music and collaborating with the Strawberry Mansion community, the group organize annual events which help bring neighboring communities together.
"My main goal is to contribute a life of music to the world, starting a local record and production company ,and clothing line that provides jobs for the inter city youths that is so forgotten."
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CHECK OUT this song off hislatest album `The Administration" via youtube http://youtu.be/-9hy3Hu8hZo