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Ali & Gipp Biography

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Birth Place: United States
Years Active: 2005-2007
Genres: Hip Hop

Ali & Gipp are a rap duo which consists of Ali who was born Ali Jones in St. Louis, Missouri, formerly from the platinum selling group, St. Lunatics crew, and Big Gipp, born Cameron Gipp in Atlanta, Georgia, formerly from the group, Goodie Mob. The duo first appeared together in 2005 on the single “Grillz,” by Nelly and Paul Wall. The fusing of their very different and distinctive ways of dressing and rapping make this group unique in their own right.

Ali & Gipp signed to artist Nelly's new label, Derrty Entertainment, and released their single, "Don't Call Me No More" shortly thereafter. After the success of their first single, Ali found "Go 'Head," a hard club track that he introduced to Gipp as their next project. In 2207 Ali & Gipp's debut album, “Kinfolk” was released, with numerous special guests including David Banner, Three 6 Mafia, and Juvenile. The album was also released on Derrty Entertainment.