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14 January, 2014 2:51 pm

Mello Music Group producers Apollo Brown and Gensu Dean have traded places. Apollo has recreated half of Abrasions w/ Planet Asia; meanwhile Gensu has re-envisioned half of Dice Game w/ Guilty Simpson. The result is a new project with two sides. Listen as Gensu Dean smashes heavy production out on the legendary SP1200, highlighting Guilty [cont.]

9 January, 2014 7:28 am

About a year back Gensu Dean began working on a project with Planet Asia. At the same time label-mate Apollo Brown began working with Guilty Simpson on a record. The two producers lamented the other working with Guilty and Asia prior to them getting a chance to. So an idea hatched: Apollo would take half [cont.]

4 January, 2014 7:59 am

Official music video for “Listen” from the Gensu Dean & Planet Asia Abrasions project.

15 August, 2013 9:29 am

The grand imperial Gensu Dean & Planet Asia recently went to Chicago to promote music education to the young alongside A Tribe Called Quests’s Ali Shaheed Muhammad (among others), and performed some cuts from their current collaborative album “Abrasions.” At the same time the deluxe edition of their vinyl came out and on it was [cont.]

10 July, 2013 11:34 am

Gensu Dean and Planet Asia provide more visuals off their joint LP Abrasions. We give you the official video for “Do What I Want” feat. Washeyi Choir & Larina, Courtesy of Mello Music Group. Video directed by Morningside Films.

26 June, 2013 2:35 pm

Planet Asia teams up with Gensu Dean on their new project Abrasions, here is their next installment from the LP. Video Shot and edited By Rasco for Swannworks Films 2013

28 May, 2013 5:12 pm

It was about time to put some visuals behind Gensu Dean & Planet Asia’s collborative album ABRASIONS, so they road tripped to Fresno to shoot “Faces On The Dollar’. Cash out with Planet Asia as he walks us through his Central Valley stomping grounds. Ride by the Fink-White Center, The Brownies, the corner store, and [cont.]

27 February, 2013 8:38 am

Gensu Dean & Planet Asia released their collaborative album, “Abrasions,” today via Mello Music Group. With Gensu Dean handling production on his trusty SP-1200, the two created a front to back album some could note is Planet Asia’s best album in years. The album features guest appearances from David Banner, Shawn Pen, Tragedy Khadafi, Gold [cont.]

5 February, 2013 8:32 am

This morning MTV Hive debuted the new single from Dallas based producer Gensu Dean & Fresno’s finest Planet Asia. The track “Chuck Berry” features Shawn Pen and revolves around an agressive rock riff that Dean created on his trusty SP1200. The song appears on the forthcoming album “Abrasions” to be released on Mello Music Group [cont.]

9 January, 2013 4:50 am

From the duo’s upcoming album, Abrasions. Gensu Dean produces. Faces On The Dollar by Gensu Dean & Planet Asia

14 September, 2012 2:11 am

Conceived & Directed by Calvan Fowler for Daydream Filmworks The Grand Imperial Gensu Dean caused waves with his Mello Music Group debut LP Lo-Fi Fingahz. Never one to rest on his laurels, the southern beat maestro is ready to announce his sophomore project with the legendary Planet Asia titled “Abrasions” that will be out this [cont.]

23 March, 2012 2:24 pm

Fresh off appearances at SXSW with label mates Apollo Brown & Oddisee, Gensu Dean has unleashed his first video to support his debut album “Lo-Fi Fingahz”. To bring this one to life, Dean brought in director Calvan Fowler of DayDream FilmWorks whom you may recognize from his work with Pete Rock/Smif n Wessun on Roses [cont.]

14 March, 2012 2:21 pm

It’s SXSW season and Mello Music Group’s Oddisee, Apollo Brown, Gensu Dean, and yU have teamed up with Muve Music, CricketNation and 2DB to launch their latest exclusive compilation. The new Mello Muve Compilation features exclusive new songs, commentary and classic tracks. Mello Muve Compilation (Exclusive) by Mello Music Group

21 February, 2012 9:10 am

From Gensu Dean’s upcoming Mello Music Group LP, which will also feature cuts with David Banner, Run of RUN DMC, Roc Marci, Large Pro, Brand Nubian and others. Yen (feat. Roc Marciano) by Gensu Dean

2 February, 2012 3:18 pm

Dallas based SP1200 producer Gensu Dean just dropped a special edition 45 (vinyl) as part of the Mello Music Group 7″ Series. The ultra limited edition vinyl 45 features the single Forever (feat. Large Professor) and comes with the main mix, a remix, and a special b-side track titled One Man Combo. Download the free [cont.]

2 November, 2011 6:17 am

Dallas based producer, and new Mello Music Group signee, Gensu Dean has just dismantled and reassembled Roc Marciano’s new classic Scarface N*gga off of Roc Marcy’s Marcberg Album (FatBeats). The remix is another taste of Dean’s style and what he has in store on his upcoming debut album Standard Life due out in February 2012 [cont.]

28 October, 2011 9:15 am

Both Hassaan Mackey and producer, Apollo Brown, have made waves with their recent Daily Bread release via Mello Music Group. Fans worldwide continue to note high praises for the album, as one of the strongest hip hop releases of 2011. Mello Music Group recently signed producer, Gensu Dean to a multiple project deal, who is [cont.]

13 November, 2010 6:55 am

Here’s the first single from the new Planets / Roc Marciano collaboration project. It comes from the EP of the same name “PLANET ROC”. Every track is produced by Roc and also features him on vocals. This track features Scorzayzee, Krumbsnatchas former partner Ikwon and gENSu dEAn.

10 November, 2010 6:35 am

Here’s what we know about this: Who is gENSu dEAn? This question will soon be answered for those who are unaware! gENSu dEAn (aka lofi_ fINGAHz) may be Hip Hop’s best kept secret. Transmitting out of Texas like the great Dj Premier, gENSu dEAn utilizes a vintage sampler by Emu Systems called the SP1200 as [cont.]

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