also introduced Kanye West to hip hop production, inviting him to his sessions with Common when West was only beginning. He also introduced Kanye to a long time friend named Kyambo "Hip Hop" Joshua, who was A&R for Roc-a-fella Records who eventually signed West to his imprint Hip Hop since 1978 which launched West's career as an artist. Kanye cites No I.D. as his mentor in "Last Call" and "Big Brother". In 1997, No I.D.
released an album under his own name, Accept Your Own and Be Yourself (The Black Album). His second released was with Dug Infinite, a two-album package called The Sampler, vol. 1. His only other release is an Instrumental hip hop album called Invisible Beats. In 2007, he was the focus of perhaps the most attention of his career, for producing two songs from Jay-Z's album American Gangster. Discography Albums * Accept Your Own and Be Yourself (The Black Album) o Released: 1997 o Chart positions: o U.S. Sales: o Last RIAA certification: o Singles: Production Common No I.D. produced most of these three Common albums. * Can I Borrow a Dollar? * Resurrection * One Day It'll All Make Sense Other Production Credits: * Infamous Syndicate - Changing The Game Here I GoWhat that Boy Like- Feat.
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