Akinyele Adams, Ak-Ta-Puss
The Luke Skyywalker of NY...
Born in 1970, Akinyele is a rapper of Nigerian & Costa Rican descent from Lefrak City, in Queens, NY. He's well known for his sexually explicit lyrics.
He went to the same school as Nas, Kool G Rap and Large Professor. Together with Nas he made his first appearance on the "Live At The BBQ" track of the Main Source album "Breakin Atoms" in 1991.
Two years later, he released his debut album, the classic "Vagina Diner" which is entirely produced by Large Professor. In 1996, he dropped the EP "Put It In Your Mouth" with its eponymous single, which was an underground hit.
Akinyele released 2 others full length albums & a compilation of unreleased tracks in 2004. He's an underground legend who collaborated with Nas, Large Pro, Buckwild, Lord Finesse, Rob Swift, N.O.R.E., EZ Elpee, MF Grimm or R.A. The Rugged Man among others.By the way, he is also listed as the composer for Swizz Beatz's 2007 singles "Money in the Bank" and "One Man Band Man".
1991 - 2005
Eastern Conference, Interscope Records, Jive, Koch Entertainment Label Alliance, Volcano