Happy birthday!! Doing anything special?
Thank you! And yes tripping in the woods it’s gonna be BODACIOUS
Camu Tao (1977-2008) (Pictured above with Aesop Rock)
Born: Tero Smith
Repped: Columbus, OH
Cause of death: Lung cancer
Albums: Table Scraps (with MHz - 2001), Nighthawks (with The Nighthawks - 2002), Smashy Trashy (with SA Smash - 2003), Blair Cosby’s Cape Cod (Going For De Gold) (2004), Blair Cosby II: The Wali Era (2004), Blair Cosby’s Cereal Carpens ‘97 Season (2006), Forever Frozen In Television Time (with Central Services - 2010), King Of Hearts (2010)
Most known for: Working with Cage, El-P & The Weathmen.
"Camu was, in one way or another, one of the most important creative forces and inspirations to almost everyone associated with him. He was a wild soul. He was a genius who never got the chance to see his dreams come to fruition. Camu’s passing is a constant reminder to me to follow the path I need to in my life and to try my best to let go of some of the petty stresses and conflicts that at one time seemed relevant but now feel like child’s play." - El-P
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