Blockhead

Trip hop, Musical Artist

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Who is Blockhead?

James Anthony "Tony" Simon, better known by his stage name Blockhead, is an American hip hop producer based in Manhattan, New York.

Aside from his solo efforts released on the Ninja Tune label, Blockhead is most associated with producing for Aesop Rock, a rapper for the indie hip hop label Rhymesayers. He has also previously worked with rappers Cage, Hangar 18, Open Mike Eagle and Murs. He is also a member of the comedy hip hop group Party Fun Action Committee. According to him, his stage name comes from the shape of his head: "While it's not square, it's pretty close."

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Also known as
  • Tony Simon
  • James Anthony Simon
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Boston University
Lived in
  • Manhattan

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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