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Kanye on Tokin’ Black Guy: “Totally Bogus”

A label spokesperson denies West's involvement in the new musical project.

By: Larry Fitzmaurice // January 28, 2009

Over the past few weeks, various sources have been buzzing about a mysterious hip-hop artist, Tokin’ Black Guy, and his alleged connection to Kanye West. Some claim West has signed the artist to his label, G.O.O.D. Music, while others state Tokin’ Black Guy is actually Mr. West himself.

The real story? According to a spokesperson from Kanye’s label, any alleged connections between Tokin’ Black Guy and ‘Ye are “totally bogus.”

Tokin Black Guy may not be ‘Ye’s latest gamble, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t check out the still-mysterious musician and his ultra-danceable, Outkast-sounding tunes.Stream “Turn My Music Up” and “Body Clock” below. The offer your opinions in the comments box.

Listen: Tokin’ Black Guy, “Turn My Music High”

“Body Clock”