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Aesop Rock

voc, *1976 US, Syosset, New York
Musician / Producer of Hip-Hop/Rap
A.k.a. Ian Matthias Bavitz Ian Bavitz

Ian Matthias Bavitz (born June 5, 1976), better known by his stage name Aesop Rock, is an American hip hop recording artist and producer residing in Portland, Oregon. He was at the forefront of the new wave of underground and alternative hip hop acts that emerged during the late 1990s and early 2000s. He was signed to El-P's Definitive Jux label until it went on hiatus in 2010. betterPropaganda ranked him at number 19 at the Top 100 Artists of the Decade.

  • Hip-Hop/Rap
  • Electronic
  • Rock
Plays With
J Kingz
Popular Tracks   
Preservation on Preservation by Wu-Tang Clan, Aesop Rock & Del The Funky Homosapien
None Shall Pass on None Shall Pass by Aesop Rock
Daylight on Labor Days by Aesop Rock
Kirby on The Impossible Kid by Aesop Rock
Long Legged Larry on Long Legged Larry by Aesop Rock
Rings on The Impossible Kid by Aesop Rock
The Gates on Spirit World Field Guide by Aesop Rock
Mystery Fish on The Impossible Kid by Aesop Rock
Dorks on The Impossible Kid by Aesop Rock
Shrunk on The Impossible Kid by Aesop Rock

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Malibu KenAesop Rock And Tobacco Are Malibu Ken2019Album
KlutzAesop Rock2018Single
Hot DogsAesop Rock2017Single
Bushwick SoundtrackAesop Rock2017Album
Triple Fat LiceAesop Rock & Homeboy Sandman2017Album
I Went Outside TodayOpen Mike Eagle & Paul White Feat. Aesop Rock2016Single
The Impossible KidAesop Rock2016Album
Get A Dog (Fort Minor Remix)Aesop Rock & Homeboy Sandman2016Single
Untouchable (AR Version)Aesop Rock2016Single
My BellyAesop Rock2016Single
The Measure in MixtureGrimace Federation, Aesop Rock2015Album
This Lonely RoseAtmosphere Featuring Blueprint & Aesop Rock2015Single
LiceAesop Rock & Homeboy Sandman2015Album
Cat FoodAesop Rock2014Single
SkelethonAesop Rock2012Album
3: A Tribute To Rosie PerezSlug & Murs With Production By Aesop Rock : Felt2009Album
Daytrotter Session 11/3/2008Aesop Rock2008Album
Ghosts Of The Barbary CoastAesop Rock2008Single
None Shall PassAesop Rock2007Album
All Day: Nike+ Original RunAesop Rock2007Single
None Shall Pass / Puff TuffAesop Rock2007Single
None Shall PassAesop Rock2007Album
Coffee / Citronella / The Next Best ThingAesop Rock2007Album
The Next Best ThingAesop Rock And Jeremy Fish2006Single
FishtalesAesop Rock2006Single
Fast Cars, Danger, Fire And KnivesAesop Rock2005Album
Fast Cars / Number NineAesop Rock2005Album
Biochemical Equation / PreservationRZA & MF Doom / Aesop Rock & Del Tha Funkee Homosapien2005Album
Bazooka Tooth (Headphone Science Version)Aesop Rock2005Album
All In All / Make News / Bazooka, Chameleon, RobotAesop Rock / Karniege2004Album
Nature Sounds Presents The Prof. In... Convexed SamplerI Self Devine / Aesop Rock / Cage2004Album
Bazooka ToothAesop Rock2003Album
Freeze / The Greatest Pac-Man Victory In HistoryAesop Rock2003Album
LimelightersAesop Rock2003Album
FreezeAesop Rock2003Single
Easy / No Jumper CablesAesop Rock2003Album
Dead Light / Train BufferEl-P / Aesop Rock2002Album
BoomboxAesop Rock2001Album
DaylightAesop Rock2001Album
ComaAesop Rock2001Album
Labor DaysAesop Rock2001Album
Def Jux Presents...Company Flow / Cannibal Ox / Aesop Rock / RJD22000Compil.
FloatAesop Rock2000Album
Bazooka ScienceUnconventional Science & Aesop RockAlbum
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