Pennsylvania, United States
Born February 1983 in New York, DistantStarr is a renowned emcee/producer currently residing in the Philadelphia area.
DistantStarr is fast becoming one of the most respected artists in underground Hip Hop. Between acclaimed solo projects and collaborative efforts as StarrSkream (with Parisian producer Le N?ko) and MAGR (alongside fellow emcee Al Mighty), Starr has been busy carving a niche for himself in the scene that combines classic Hip Hop aesthetics and forward thinking production.
Starr's collaborative credits read like a who's who of the current music scene: Blu, Mike Slott, Jay Scarlett, Hudson Mohawke, Reggie B and Kissey Asplund have all connected with the man and added their own imprint to his already signature sound.
In 2013 he plans to cement his already firm reputation with a series of new EP's, exploring the gaps between golden era boom-bap and new school electronics. Featured guests are set to include Buddy Leezle, 00Genesis and Mecca:83 to name a few...