Artists from the City of Angels have a history of making good first impressions.
After earning substantial buzz for his sound, voice and antics, Tyler released his retail debut in 2011 riding the success of his viral single, "Yonkers."
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The talented rapper and Odd Future frontman celebrates his 23rd birthday this week.
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Boris Kodjoe, Chingy and Shaq also celebrate this week.
Quincy comes for the Top Dawg spot with his major label debut.
ScHoolBoy Q gets a co-sign from West Coast legend Kurupt on "The Purge" and a hook by the deep-voiced Tyler, the Creator, who also produced the song.
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