Did you know No I.D. was an MC, too?
That’s the same guy who produced the first three albums by Common (1992-1997), the same guy who is Kanye West’s mentor, the same guy who produced singles for Jay-Z in 2009 and so on. Somewhere in the middle he managed to grab the mic as well. What a path!
No I.D. - Sky’s The Limit (1997)