Video: Playdough - "Ya Heard" (f/ Mr. Dibbs vs. The Black Keys)
HOTDOGGIN OUT MAY 24
Everyone has played with it growing up but Playdough is no kid's toy. He has toured the world over and shared stages with hip-hoppers to rock bands alike, earning new fans at each venue his lyrics are spit. He has done shows or recorded with Method Man & Redman, Evidence, The Black Keys, Tanya Morgan, Brother Ali, Mr. Dibbs, Atmosphere, KRS-One, P.O.D., Mutemath, MURS, Mos Def, Erykah Badu, Pigeon John, Micah 9 and countless others.
Playdough has released two full-length albums with worldwide distribution (EMI, Sony) and also an EP in Australia, which have all received critical acclaim. On Hotdoggin, he collabs with some of the greats and Hotdoggin features songs with Gift of Gab (of Blackalicious), Mr. Dibbs vs The Black Keys, PicnicTyme and Deepspace 5. Hotdoggin will have you wondering where this guy has been hiding. He's been right under your nose being recognized for his work ethic, true-to-self music, and his incredible live shows in media outlets ranging from MTV to The Source magazine.
When Playdough isn't taking his world class rhymes around the globe, he hangs his hat in Dallas, TX, where he's most notably known for his battle and freestyle reputation. He's the Dallas freestyle rap champion of Monday Night Fights for 2 years running and has won 5 times on 97.9 The Beat's Freestyle Fridays. He's also won the Skribble Jam Texas Battle and was asked to participate in the prestigious invitation-only Red Bull Emcee competition.