- Sun Oct 18, 2015, 2:46 AM GMT
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Aloe Blacc, born Egbert Nathaniel Dawkins III on January 7, 1979, has been in music industry for decades. His secret to survive in the extremely-competitive world of showbiz is always trying to come up with something new and innovative. That's why it's not every year he released an album, but when he did, it was always refreshing.
"I was uncomfortable with the state of hip hop being largely about the expression of ego. I wondered how I could be more crafty at writing songs in the form of a rap that actually expressed more than ego, style and finesse," he once said. "I figured I would educate myself to learn more about songwriting and apply that later to hip hop."