2000 to 2010
New York, New York, United States
US rapper, of dead prez
M-1 is 50% of revolutionary rap group dead prez. Many were surprised when M1 became the first of the duo to release a solo album in 2006 since he had been the less active during the groups last two records. His style contains many references to the black power movement of the 60's and 70's and besides a musical career he is actively involved in politics.