Left Brain, originally named Vyron Dalyan Turner, is a famous American rapper, record producer, DJ, and actor from Los Angeles, United States. The rapper is also famous by other nicknames such as David McGuffin, Scottie Pimpin’, and Left Brizzle. He is well-known for being the main producer of the American hip hop collective captioned ‘Odd Future’. He is responsible for creating almost all releases of the rap group. Furthermore, he gained critical acclaim through is participation in other groups such as MellowHigh and MellowHype. The guy is extremely talented when it comes to composing outstanding musical beats for hip hop fans from all around the world.
The multitalented artist attended the Crenshaw High School located in his hometown Los Angeles. He and another Odd Future’s member named ‘Mike G’ both studied together in the same school. They were together from the beginning. Left Brain served as the godfather of Trenton (Hodgy Beats’ son). The rapper spent his childhood with his beloved fraternal twin brother in California. He is the cousin of hip hop record producer named JHawk. Both Hodgy Beats and Left Brain were the members of hip hop collectives MellowHype and Odd Future.
Just like many other American rappers, Left Brain’s life hasn’t been separated from legal issues. He faced legal charges quite a few times before and after entering the world of hip hop. He slapped the camera of a photographer while performing at a festival in New Orleans, Louisiana. Being a talented and unique artist, he has given many fantastic numbers to music enthusiasts. Some of the prominent tracks are included in his music albums titled ‘Numbers’, ‘YellowWhite’, and ‘BlackenedWhite’. His debut mixtape came out as ‘Mind Gone Volume 1’ in 2017. It received a tremendously superb response from fans.
Who are Left Brain's Parents?
Left brain came to this world on Dec 29, 1989. He opened eyes to a financially struggling family. His parents lived hand to mouth when he was a child. It wasn’t an easy job for his father and mother to raise kids with poor financial conditions. The rapper witnessed all those hard times during his childhood. He was strongly influenced by other American rappers who turned their fortune by initiating a professional career in the hip hop industry. He started taking interest in music at an early age. His focus on studies wasn’t good enough.
He always copied other hip hop artists’ styles and present his rap skills in front of other friends. Most of his buddies urged him to become a professional rapper. After getting so much confidence and motivation from family and friends, Left Brain finally started taking his singing passion seriously. The guy was born to African American parents. The rapper never talked openly about his parents or the rest of the family members. That’s the reason the names of his father and mother still unknown until today.
Left Brain was always clear about becoming a professional rap artist. He tried everything to step into the professional rap world. He auditioned at different places, but never received a reasonable opportunity to begin the musical journey. He laid the foundation of famous American hip hop collective Odd Fortune. He joined hands with other members to create outstanding musical compositions which garnered critical acclaim from all over the world. He released many songs while being a member of the rap group. Some of the most prominent songs include, ‘Swag Me Out’, ‘Oldie’, and ‘Real Bitch’.
In 2017, Left Brain launched his first mixtape titled ‘Mind Gone Volume 1’. It featured appearances from Domo Genesis, Hodgy, and Syd the Kyd. The rapper has launched three outstanding musical albums through MellowHype. These are titled ‘YellowWhite’, ‘Numbers’, and ‘BlackenedWhite’. On Feb 24, 2010, YellowWhite was made available as a free download for music enthusiasts. The full length of the album is 55:01 minutes it was self-released by the group. Recording sessions took place from 2008 and 2009. It received a great response from all over the world.
The 2nd mixtape from MellowHype was titled ‘BlackenedWhite’. Left Bran took the production responsibility and worked hard to make this album a great success. The album was available for free download on Oct 31, 2010. Seeing the overwhelmed outcome, it was re-released through Fat Possum Records on Jul 12, 2011. The second time it came out as the debut studio album under MellowHype. Left Brain was the producer and the full length of the album was 45:03 minutes. The first single titled ‘Right Here’ received a wonderful response from fans. All numbers of the album were solely produced by Left Brain.
On Oct 9, 2012, MellowHype rolled out their 2nd studio album under the caption ‘Numbers’. It was launched through major labels such as Sony, RED, and Odd Future. Tracks of the album were recorded between 2011 and 2012. Studios that were used to record the album were Paramount Recording Studios, The Trap, East-West Recording Studios, and Casa Chica Malibu. Most of the songs were created using Alternative hip hop. The full length of the album is 56:17 minutes. Left Brain, The Creator, Michael Einziger, Hodgy Beats, and Tyler participated in the production work.
Does Left Brain have a Girlfriend?
Left Brain is 30 years old as of December 2019. It is very uncommon for rappers to say away from relationship mysteries. Although the American rapper hasn’t openly discussed his love associations, yet critics believe him to be involved in alleged relationships with unknown women. He hasn’t married any girl until today. Left Brain is the godfather of his fellow’s son named ‘Trenton’. However, he is not the biological father of any child. The rapper doesn’t like to be married. He likes spending time as a bachelor and having fun with friends.
How much is Left Brain's Net Worth?
The American rapper worked very hard to make an exclusive identity in the American hip hop world. He created more than a couple of music groups by joining hands with other members. He joined the music industry to earn money and fame. He became successful in achieving his goals. According to the recent figures, Left Brain owns an accumulated net worth totaled $3.56 million.