Fort Minor

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Fort Minor
Mike Shinoda 4.jpg
Mike Shinoda, the frontman of Fort Minor.
Background information
OriginLos Angeles, California, United States
GenresAlternative hip hop, underground hip hop, conscious hip hop, rap rock
Years active2004–2006 2015-present
LabelsMachine Shop Recordings
Warner Bros.
Associated actsLinkin Park, Styles of Beyond, Get Busy Committee, DJ Green Lantern, Demigodz, Celph Titled, Apathy, Jay-Z, Lupe Fiasco, Kenna, Skylar Grey, Joe Hahn,John Legend
WebsiteFort Minor
Members
Mike Shinoda

Fort Minor was an American hip hop music act from Los Angeles. It was a small side project of Mike Shinoda, who is better known as the rapper and co-founder of the band Linkin Park. Shinoda was the only member. He wanted to make this side-project because he only had limited vocal credited in Linkin Park and he could not always use hip-hop style. Fort Minor's first album was The Rising Tied, which was released 22 November 2005.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Where'd You Go - Fort Minor (Chart History)". Billboard.com. Billboard. Retrieved 2010-10-07.