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8/19/2005

 
Daz Dillinger Teams Up With Kurupt For Tha Dogg Pound Tour

Exploding out of Long Beach, CA alongside fellow Dogg Pound Gangstas Nate Dogg, Warren G., and his first cousin Snoop Dogg, DAZ DILLINGER helped forge the soundscape of G-Funk and aided in the creation of one of musics most impressive dynastiesDeath Row Records. Under the tutelage of hitmaker Dr. Dre and the street sharpened business savvy of Suge Knight, Dazs groundbreaking production and energetic lyrical delivery first gained attention on two of hip-hops most classic records, Dr. Dres 1992 juggernaut The Chronic and Snoops 1994 debut, Doggystyle. By the time Dazpaired with former running mate Kurupt as the Dogg Pounddropped the seminal offering Dogg Food, the rapper had already become a household name among hip-hops global audience and was the mighty labels go to beat maker.

This October, Daz will team up with Kurupt for THA DOGG POUND TOUR.

After a four year absence, Kurupt is slated to release his highly anticipated fourth solo album, Against Tha Grain on Aug 23. The CD features collaborations with the late Tupac Shakur, M.O.P and R&B singer Dave Hollister among others. To date, KURUPT has released three albums: 1998's Kuruption!, 1999's Streetz Is A Mutha, and 2001's Space Boogie: Smoke Oddyssey.

In addition to his many other projects, look out for Daz Dillingers latest production effort, Sampling To The Beat Of The Drum, to be released 9-06-05 on Gangsta Advisory/Red Urban.

Soren Packer
New Media
SonyBMG/Red Ink/Rumm
soren_packer@redmusic.com




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