Slug (rapper)


Sean Daley (born September 7, 1972) is an American rapper. He is better known by his stage names Slug or Sep Seven. He is best known for being the lead singer of the hip hop group Atmosphere.

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Slug in 2012
Background information
Birth nameSean Michael Daley
Also known asSluggo, Seven, Sep Seven, Se7en
Born (1972-09-07) September 7, 1972 (age 47)
OriginMinneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.
GenresHip hop
Years active1989–present
LabelsRhymesayers Entertainment
Warner Music Group (2007-present)
Fat Beats
Women Records
Associated actsAtmosphere, Felt, The Dynospectrum, Deep Puddle Dynamics, Aesop Rock
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Slug is from Minnesota. His stage name is a nickname that was given to him by his father. It was originally Sluggo by later shortened to Slug.[1]

Slug has been involved in several projects. He formed Atmosphere in 1989.[2] He worked with several other rap musicians in the late 1990s to form The Dynospectrum. They released an album, The Dynospectrum, in 1998. He formed another group, Deep Puddle Dynamics, in the same year. In 2000, Slug started Felt with Murs, another rap musician. They have released three albums.

In 2005, Slug started a record label with Murs, called Women Records.


  1. "Atmosphere Interview - One on One". Retrieved 2010-10-07.
  2. "Artist of the Week: Atmosphere". Discogs. July 22, 2013.

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