Flying Lotus profile

Flying Lotus

Flying Lotus

Steven Ellison (born October 7, 1983), better known by his stage name Flying Lotus, is an experimental multi-genre music producer, electronic musician and rapper from LA, California. He runs the Brianfeeder music label.

Flying Lotus has released five studio albums so far —1983 (2006), Los Angeles (2008), Cosmogramma (2010), Until the Quiet Comes (2012) and You're Dead! (2014)— increasing his reputation gradually. He produced much of the bumper music on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim programming block. He's contributed remixes for fellow Plug Research artists including Mia Doi Todd. FlyLo is the affectionate nickname given to him by fans and critics.

In 2012, Ellison began rapping under the persona Captain Murphy, based on the Sealab 2021 character of the same name. Ellison kept this fact a secret for several months, finally revealing his identity several weeks after the release of his first rap mixtape, Duality.


Gender: Male
Born: 1983-10-07
Country: United States
Is Active: Yes