Odis Flores (born June 18, 1987), better known by his stage name O.T. Genasis, is an American rapper from Long Beach, California. He is currently signed with Conglomerate Records. G-Unit Records signed him in 2011, and in 2012 he released his debut mixtape, Black Belt.
His most popular singles include "CoCo", "Touchdown" and "Jackie Chan".
He performed in a cypher at the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards with Kevin Gates, G-Eazy and Loaded Lux.
He was featured on Busta Rhymes's 2014 mixtape Catastrophic 2.
His first major-label debut album is expected to be released in 2015. He is the son of Belizean immigrants, Genasis (ne Odis Flores) was born in Atlanta, Georgia and raised in Long Beach, California. His influences are also bi-coastal and include T.I, Ludacris, 2Pac, Nelly, and, of course 50. After generating a buzz in the streets, Genasis was signed to G-Unit in July 2011. “Showcasing my creativity is what’s important,” declares Genasis. “That’s what I want to get out of the music industry. I want to open my own lane, and have people accept me for me. I’m not in this to just have a hit record. I’m in this for longevity.”
"CoCo" peaked at #27 on the Billboard Hot 100.
2012: Black Belt
2014: World We Live In
2014: Catastrophic 2 (with Busta Rhymes and J-Doe)
2015: Rhythm & Bricks
Sources: Last.fm, Wikipedia
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