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O.S.T.R.

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Adam Ostrowski (born 15 May 1980 in Łódź, Poland), better known as O.S.T.R., is a Polish rapper, musician, audio engineer and record producer, famous for his freestyle rap skills, ambitious lyrics and unique beats. [1]

48 relations: Academy of Music in Łódź, Alternative hip hop, Asfalt Records, Audio engineer, Łódź, Życie po śmierci, Brother J, Craig G, El Da Sensei, Evidence (musician), Freestyle rap, Group Home, Hades (rapper), Hip hop music, HollyŁódź, Ja tu tylko sprzątam, Jazz rap, Jazz W Wolnych Chwilach, Jazz, dwa, trzy, Jazzurekcja, Jeru the Damaja, Kartagina, Kasia Nosowska, Keith Murray (rapper), Keyboard instrument, List of music recording certifications, Marco Polo (producer), Masz to jak w banku, Męskie Granie, Michał Urbaniak, Musician, O.c.b. (album), Podróż zwana życiem, Poland, Polish Society of the Phonographic Industry, Political hip hop, Rapping, Record producer, Retrieval (film), Sadat X, Sampler (musical instrument), Singing, Sistars, Tabasko, Tylko dla dorosłych, Violin, 30 minut z życia, 7 (O.S.T.R. album).

Academy of Music in Łódź

Academy of Music in Łódź (Akademia Muzyczna im.), is a government-funded Institution of higher education in Łódź, Poland.

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Alternative hip hop

Alternative hip hop (also known as alternative rap) is a subgenre of hip hop music that encompasses the wide range of styles of hip hop that are not typically identified as mainstream.

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Asfalt Records

Asfalt Records is a Polish independent record label specialized in hip-hop music.

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Audio engineer

An audio engineer (also sometimes recording engineer or a vocal engineer) helps to produce a recording or a performance, editing and adjusting sound tracks using equalization and audio effects, mixing, reproduction, and reinforcement of sound.

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Łódź

Łódź (לאדזש, Lodzh; also written as Lodz) is the third-largest city in Poland and an industrial hub.

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Życie po śmierci

Życie po śmierci (English: Life After Death), stylized as Życie po śmierci) is an album by Polish hip-hop rapper and producer O.S.T.R., released on February 26, 2016 on Asfalt Records. O.S.T.R. said that the main factor that made him record Życie po śmierci was his disease he had had at the beginning of 2015. He had had to have his lung removed, due to the fact that he had been smoking for most of his life. He also claimed that this album is the most personal project he had ever recorded. The main inspiration for the title of the album was the Notorious B.I.G.'s 1997 project Life After Death. A special website was created to promote the album. On the website O.S.T.R. left a letter written to his fans, when he recalls a story of his disease and informs that Życie po śmierci is going to be a soundtrack for a "book or rap musical". Życie po śmierci was entirely produced by O.S.T.R. and Dutch duo Killing Skills. The first single "We krwi (Since I Saw You)" was released on February 1, 2016. There was an extra CD entitled Życie po śmierci (Snap Jazz Edition) that could be bought only through Asfalt Records' official website and at the Asfalt Shop in Warsaw. The extra CD consists of jazz remixes produced by Killing Skills themselves and played by various jazz musician. The album debuted at number 1 on Polish chart and having sold 90 000 copies up to February 8, 2017.

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Brother J

Brother J is an American Rap artist and was also a member of the American hip hop group, X Clan with Professor X the Overseer, Paradise the Architect and Sugar Shaft.

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Craig G

Craig Curry (born March 24, 1973),Hess, Mickey (2009) Hip Hop in America: a Regional Guide: Volume 1 - East Coast and West Coast, Greenwood Publishing Group,, p. 55Bry, David (2001) "Something in the Water", Vibe, March 2001, p. 80 better known by his stage name Craig G, is an American rapper from Queensbridge, New York.

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El Da Sensei

El Da Sensei is an American rapper from Newark, New Jersey.

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Evidence (musician)

Michael Taylor Perretta, better known as Evidence (born December 10, 1976), is an American MC, producer, and member of the rap group Dilated Peoples.

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Freestyle rap

Freestyle is a style of improvisation with or without instrumental beats, in which lyrics are recited with no particular subject or structure.

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Group Home

Group Home is a hip hop duo, composed of members Lil' Dap (birth name James Heath) and Melachi the Nutcracker (birth name Jamal Felder).

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Hades (rapper)

Łukasz Bułat-Mironowicz (born 16 August 1985), better known by his stage name Hades, is a Polish rapper.

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Hip hop music

Hip hop music, also called hip-hopMerriam-Webster Dictionary entry on hip-hop, retrieved from: A subculture especially of inner-city black youths who are typically devotees of rap music; the stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rap; also rap together with this music.

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HollyŁódź

HollyŁódź (word-play consisting of Hollywood and Łódź, O.S.T.R.'s native city) is an album released by polish rapper O.S.T.R. in 2007.

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Ja tu tylko sprzątam

Ja tu tylko sprzątam (Talk to the organ grinder not the monkey) is an album released by Polish rapper O.S.T.R. on February 22, 2008.

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Jazz rap

Jazz rap is a fusion of jazz and hip hop music that developed in the late 1980s and early 1990s.

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Jazz W Wolnych Chwilach

Jazz W Wolnych Chwilach is a double album released by O.S.T.R. in 2003.

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Jazz, dwa, trzy

Jazz, dwa, trzy (English: Jazz, Two, Three (Jazz is pronounced similar to "raz", which means when counting "one")) is an album released by Polish rapper O.S.T.R. on February 22, 2011.

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Jazzurekcja

Jazzurekcja (a word play consisting of "Jazz" and "Resurekcja" (resurrection)) is an album released by O.S.T.R. in 2004.

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Jeru the Damaja

Kendrick Jeru Davis, known as Jeru the Damaja (born February 14, 1972), is an American rapper best known for his 1994 debut album, The Sun Rises in the East, ranked as one of the 100 greatest hip-hop albums of all time by the editors of About.com.

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Kartagina

Kartagina (Polish: "Carthage") is an album by Polish rapper O.S.T.R. and Canadian producer Marco Polo, released on March 4, 2014 on Asfalt Records.

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Kasia Nosowska

Katarzyna (Kasia) Nosowska (born 30 August 1971, Szczecin) is the lead singer of the Polish rock band Hey.

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Keith Murray (rapper)

Keith Omar Murray (born September 13, 1974) is an American rapper and a member of the hip hop trio Def Squad, which includes fellow rappers Redman and Erick Sermon.

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Keyboard instrument

A keyboard instrument is a musical instrument played using a keyboard, a row of levers which are pressed by the fingers.

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List of music recording certifications

Music recording certifications are typically awarded by the global music industry based on the total units sold, streamed, or shipped to retailers.

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Marco Polo (producer)

Marco Bruno, better known as Marco Polo, is a Canadian hip hop producer.

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Masz to jak w banku

Masz To Jak W Banku is the debut album of O.S.T.R., a Polish rapper.

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Męskie Granie

Męskie Granie (Polish: Masculine Playing) is a concert tour, initiated by Żywiec Brewery.

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Michał Urbaniak

Michał Urbaniak (born January 22, 1943) is a Polish jazz musician who plays violin, lyricon, and saxophone.

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Musician

A musician is a person who plays a musical instrument or is musically talented.

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O.c.b. (album)

O.C.B. is an album released by Polish rapper O.S.T.R. on February 27, 2009.

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Podróż zwana życiem

Podróż zwana życiem (A Journey Called Life) is the thirteenth studio album by Polish hip-hop rapper and producer O.S.T.R., released on February 23, 2015 on Asfalt Records.

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Poland

Poland (Polska), officially the Republic of Poland (Rzeczpospolita Polska), is a country located in Central Europe.

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Polish Society of the Phonographic Industry

The Polish Society of the Phonographic Industry (Związek Producentów Audio-Video, ZPAV) is the organization that represents the interests of the music industry in Poland, and the Polish chapter of the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI).

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Political hip hop

Political hip hop is a subgenre of hip hop music that was developed in the 1980s as a way of turning rap music into a call for action and a form of social activism.

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Rapping

Rapping (or rhyming, spitting, emceeing, MCing) is a musical form of vocal delivery that incorporates "rhyme, rhythmic speech, and street vernacular", which is performed or chanted in a variety of ways, usually over a backbeat or musical accompaniment.

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Record producer

A record producer or track producer or music producer oversees and manages the sound recording and production of a band or performer's music, which may range from recording one song to recording a lengthy concept album.

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Retrieval (film)

Retrieval (Z odzysku) is a 2006 Polish film directed by Sławomir Fabicki.

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Sadat X

Sadat X (born Derek Murphy; December 29, 1968) is an American rapper, best known as a member of Alternative hip hop group Brand Nubian.

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Sampler (musical instrument)

A sampler is an electronic or digital musical instrument similar in some respects to a synthesizer, but instead of generating new sounds with filters, it uses sound recordings (or "samples") of real instrument sounds (e.g., a piano, violin or trumpet), excerpts from recorded songs (e.g., a five-second bass guitar riff from a funk song) or other sounds (e.g., sirens and ocean waves).

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Singing

Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice and augments regular speech by the use of sustained tonality, rhythm, and a variety of vocal techniques.

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Sistars

Sistars is a Polish pop/soul group formed in 2001.

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Tabasko

Tabasko is an album released by O.S.T.R. in 2002.

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Tylko dla dorosłych

Tylko dla dorosłych (English: Only for adults) is an album released by Polish rapper O.S.T.R. on February 26, 2010.

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Violin

The violin, also known informally as a fiddle, is a wooden string instrument in the violin family.

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30 minut z życia

30 Minut z Życia is a freestyle album released by polish rapper O.S.T.R. in 2002.

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7 (O.S.T.R. album)

7 is the sixth studio album by Polish rapper O.S.T.R., released on 24 February 2006 on Asfalt Records.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/O.S.T.R.

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