P.O. Tha Profit is one of the premiere rapper's representing San Jose, CA. A city of approximately 1,000,000 people, San Jose, CA is known in the rap community as Skrillacon Valley and Shark City. The first for it's abundant wealth and the last for it's rough nature.
P.O. Tha Profit is undoubtably from the San Jose streets. His name is known throughout the entire San Francisco Bay Area as the witty counterpart of RICH Tycoon in the rap group Black Bizness. Also a solo artist, P.O. Tha Profit teamed up with RICH Tycoon to launch Black Bizness in 2003 and since then has released 2 albums including Black Bizness's Shop Open (2005)and his solo-debut What Happened to My Youth? (2006).
In the process of recording Black Bizness's sophomore album Buyin N Sellin, which is being presented by Bay Area rap legend San Quinn, P.O. Tha Profit was arrested and convicted of drug charges. He is currently serving a 4 year prison term and due to be released April 2008.
P.O. Tha Profit has worked with several outstanding recording artists such as San Quinn, Traxamillion, Sean T, Yukmouth, Dubee (Thizz Ent.), Vital, and SIN. He has also opened for Paul Wall, Fat Joe, RBL Posse, E-40, The Team, and Keak Da Sneak. He is responsible for half of the writing tasks of his rap group Black Bizness and also assists in the production process.
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