August 12: Del The Funky Homosapien Was Born. (1972)

August 12, 1972 – On This Date In Hip-Hop, Teren “Del The Funky Homosapien” Jones was born in Oakland, CA. Del The Funky Homosapien would grow up to: (1) be Ice Cube’s cousin, (2) write rhymes for Ice Cube’s Da Lench Mob, (3) become a member of the Hieroglyphics Crew, (4) place songs on video games and soundtracks, (5) release 11 solo albums and (6) be known as Sir DZL. Happy Birthday Del!

ABOVE: Del the Funky Homosapien Freestyle
ABOVE: Del The Funky Homosapien – “Made In America”

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