Aesop Rock

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Aesop Rock
Background information
Birth name Ian Matthias Bavitz
Born June 5, 1976 (1976-06-05) (age 40)
Syosset, Oyster Bay, New York, U.S.
Origin Northport, New York, U.S.
Genres Hip hop, conscious hip hop
Occupations Rapper, songwriter, musician, producer, visual artist, poet
Instruments Vocals, guitar,[1] synthesizer, keyboard, sequencer, MPC
Years active 1996–present
Labels Definitive Jux, Mush, Rhymesayers
Associated acts The Weathermen, Hail Mary Mallon, Blockhead, Doseone, El-P, Felt, Slug, Kimya Dawson, Two of Every Animal, The Orphanage, The Uncluded
Website Official website

Ian Mathias Bavitz (born June 5, 1976), better known as Aesop Rock, is an American hip hop artist and music producer who lives in San Francisco, California. He was born in New York.

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