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Atmosphere: Independent Spotlight

Written By: Lilia Esnayra In the underground hip hop world very few artists have achieved the success and longevity as the group Atmosphere. In the late 1980’s in Minneapolis, Minnesota rapper Sean “Slug” Daly, producer/DJ Anthony “Ant” Davis, and former member D-Spawn formed the group “Urban Atmosphere” which was later shortened to Atmosphere. Their 1998 release Overcast! is viewed by many as a classic, the album put them on the map thanks to Slug’s deeply profound lyrics about everyday life and his relationships.  Since the 1990’s the group has released seven studio albums allowing them to become classics in the underground hip hop world of music. Most of their music has been inspired through hardships

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