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Casual

voc, *1975 US
Musician of Hip-Hop/Rap
A.k.a. John Owens John Owens (2)

Jon Owens (born December 19, 1975), known by his stage name Casual, is an American rapper from Oakland, California and one of the founding members of the alternative hip hop collective Hieroglyphics. After his debut album Fear Itself garnered both critical and commercial success, Casual went on to become one of the most prominent and recognizable faces on the Hieroglyphics roster, releasing five full-length LPs over the span of his twenty-year career. Despite the lackluster sales of the LPs following his debut, which were preceded by an absence of both critical and popular acclaim, Owens has garnered a following amongst devoted hip hop fans, particularly in the Bay Area hip hop scene, largely due to his specialization in hardcore battle rhymes.

        
Popular Tracks   
Think Differently on Wu-Tang Meets The Indie Culture by Wu-Tang Clan
I Gotta (Get Down) on He Think He Raw by Casual
That's How It Is on Fear Itself by Casual
I Didn't Mean To on Fear Itself by Casual
Lose In the End on Fear Itself by Casual
We Run The Streets on 2 Live & Die in S.A. by Los Santaneros
The Majors on Lord Of The Metaphor 2 by Keith Murray
Me-O-Mi-O on Fear Itself by Casual
A Little Something (feat. Del Tha Funky Homosapien) on Fear Itself by Casual
Get Off It on Fear Itself by Casual

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Discography


Title Artist Year Type
Demo SessionsCasual2019Album
Until Ya Make It / Principles & CodesCasual / Diamond D2017Single
Respect Game Or Expect FlamesCasual x J. Rawls2012Album
He Still Think He RawCasual2012Album
The HierophantCasual2011Album
Tha Majors / Way Of The WarriorPrince Ali, Keith Murray, Casual, Planet Asia2007Album
Lyrical Swords / Think DifferentlyGZA & Ras Kass / Casual, Roc Marciano, Tragedy Khadafi & Vordul Mega2006Album
Say That Then / Oaktown RemixCasual2005Single
Say That ThenCasual2005Single
Smash RockwellCasual2005Album
My Whole IntentFat Jack & Casual2004Album
Rap GameCasual2004Album
Truck DriverCasual2003Album
We Don't Get Down Like That / Windows / Keep Your Rhymes To YourselfCasual2002Album
Same O.G. / Turkey & DressingCasual2001Album
VIP / I Gotta (Get Down) / Turf DirtCasual2001Album
Blind Date / Things We DoCasual2001Album
He Think He RawCasual2001Album
Three EmceesKool DJ E.Q. Featuring Xzibit, Del Tha Funkee Homosapien & Casual1997Album
Fear ItselfCasual1994Album
Me-O-Mi-OCasual1994Album
Get The Girl, Grab The Money & Run / Later On / In Front Of The KidsSouls Of Mischief / Casual / Extra Prolific1994Album
I Didn't Mean ToCasual1993Album
That's How It IsCasual1993Album
Get The Girl, Grab The Money & Run / Later On / In Front Of The KidsSouls Of Mischief / Casual / Extra ProlificSingle
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