Pham said on top of everything else, this album is a reflection of what could have been for Doe B. (Get Dough or Die). Three Men Indicted in Connection to Shooting of Doe B. Only four years later, another bullet killed the 22-year-old. Glenn Thomas (June 13, 1991 – December 28, 2013), better known by his stage name Doe B, was an American rapper from Montgomery, Alabama. Of the unreleased Doe B music Pham has left, he doesn’t believe there’s enough for another full album. The hip-hop community is mourning the loss of one of its rising stars. It’s pretty impossible to be able to find every session.”. After the latest shooting, Mayor Todd Strange ordered the club to close immediately.[17]. He would then be charged with two counts of capital murder and held without bond. “I really had to do a bunch of tricks to make it sound as good as the rest of the album, and as loud,” Pham said. She is shown during a Wednesday September 13, 2017 in Montgomery, Ala. (Mickey Welsh / Montgomery Advertiser), Your California Privacy Rights/Privacy Policy. As of Dec. 28, the 7th anniversary of Doe B’s death, that wait was finally over. T.I.) Rapper Glenn "Doe B" Thomas, 22, Troy University student Kimberle Johnson, 21, and Timnarius Hamilton, 20, were killed. “It’s something I’ve personally looked forward to coming out for a while,” White said. During his career he released several mixtapes, including Trap Life (2012) and Baby Jesus (2013); he was also featured on the 2013 Grand Hustle compilation G.D.O.D. The rapper, born Glenn Thomas, was 22 years old. So if Doe B could hear this full album for himself, what would he think about it? Since then, in a practice that has become common whenever a musician dies, his friends and associates have made plans to release a posthumous album using Doe… • In 2012, Doe released his breakout project, Trap Life (DJ Frank White & DJ Scream Present). "Yeah, there’s going to be a lot of the flashiness and stuff like that. “We couldn’t get the business out of the way.”, “Everybody’s psyche is not the same. Pham referred to "Last Definition of a Trapper" as Doe B's last album, but there is more unreleased Doe B music in existence. On December 28, 2013, Doe B was shot at the Centennial Bar and Grill in Montgomery, Alabama. Big Kuntry King, T.I., Problem, Shad Da God are some of the guest appearances featured on the Deluxe Edition, that aren't on the original. 's Atlanta-based record label, Hustle Gang. He was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead. More so, I’m glad that his legacy is continuing on. T.I. “I think it’s possible. Sidney Madden. The plaintiffs, Keldric Landon, Clarence Young, Jr. and Ferro Bennett, have filed lawsuits against Centennial, the Flight LLC, its owner Nicole Bankhead and the club's security company. “It also reflects what type of talent he had, and also what could have been. 3 (Definition Of A Trapper) and the compilation mixtape Doe B Presents C.B.M. Doe B) – Single by DJ Spinz", "iTunes – Music – Justin Bieber (feat. Doe B doesn’t need his signature eyepatch anymore. “For him to talk about that in 2013 just shows the type of depth that Doe had as an artist, and also where he could go as an artist," Pham said. & Juicy J)", "Doe B – God Flow (Official Music Video)", "Doe B – Real Niggas (feat. So for her to rap as well is kind of like icing on the cake.". “We just wanted to portray an honest depiction of it," Pham said. The rest, there’s no telling. [19] Montgomery Police Department detectives concluded that the "shooting stemmed from an ongoing dispute between McWilliams and Doe B. Hustle Gang rapper Doe B was shot and killed in Alabama on Saturday. “Some people are kind of reluctant to let some of that stuff go as well,” Pham said. “Doe was already a lyrical legend in a lot of people’s eyes. Putting these songs together wasn’t a simple process. Thomas -- an up-and-coming rapper known as Doe B -- was taken to Baptist Medical Center South, where he was later pronounced dead. “Put a backup session somewhere with your manager or your mom or your wife,” White said. It's a compilation mixtape by Doe B's own label Cote Block Music (CBM). Doe B, born Glenn Thomas, and Kimberle Johnson, 21, also of Montgomery, died after gunfire erupted at the bar around 1 a.m., police said. Jason Quan McWilliams, 25, … spoke at the funeral praising Doe B and speaking about how bright of a future in music he really had. “He was an artist that could transcend his boundaries and the limitations of his surroundings to become bigger.”, “He used his passion. “I’m just very personally happy that it came together, even though it’s late,” Pham said. This life, this game. He wore an eye patch as a result of a shooting in 2009. That he won’t be forgotten. 's Atlanta-based record label, Hustle Gang. T.I. Pham said he was hopeful this would bring some closure, both for Doe B’s family and the entire city. Pham said “Last Definition of a Trapper” is a collection of 22 songs that remain relevant to today’s world. See actions taken by the people who manage and post content. Some verses and hooks had to be switched. About Doe B. On this day, Dec. 28, 2013, in hip-hop history Alabama rapper Doe B was murdered in a nightclub shooting. There’s been a call for Doe B’s unpublished music to be released in an album since he died, especially from his family, but things kept getting in the way. That’s just where he mainly recorded when he was at home… Wherever he was at, he worked. Doe B was signed by T.I. He was 22 years old. It will be difficult during this pandemic to do… At least we’ve got one out of the way. But honestly, I like that it’s not the same as everybody else, because Doe’s stuff will stand out like a sore thumb, in a good way.”. “Because he was a perfectionist, so he would add to it. “There’s a lot of stuff that I love about the album, and it’s been a joy to work on,” Pham said. Six others were also wounded. He also sped up some songs like “Tomorrow,” “Action,” “Houdini” and “4 the Money” to better fit Doe B’s regular tempo. 2. A mix of personal and business hurdles had to be overcome for Pham and White to get on the same page about the new album. in 2012 and appeared on Hustle Gang's G.D.O.D. Speaks At Doe B's Funeral | Get The Latest Hip Hop News, Rap News & Hip Hop Album Sales", "Victims Of Gunfire In Doe B Shooting Suing Venue, Claim Security Was Bribed – XXL", "Mixtapes " DJs " DJ Scream " Doe B – Baby Jesus Download/Stream", "Listen to A Previously Unreleased Song From Doe B, "Turn Up, "iTunes – Music – Let Me Find Out (Remix) – Single [feat. Divided no more: Montgomery rapper Doe B's team puts differences aside for new album Doe B's sister reunites producer Bao Pham and manager Frank White; interview to … But with him not being here, and with what was left, he would be extremely happy with what we put together, I think.”. The details are sketchy, but initial reports are that the emerging rapper was killed by gunfire. DJ Frank White of Montgomery, who managed Doe B. Both admit disagreements and misunderstandings got in the way through the years. 3 (Definition of a Trapper) [Deluxe Edition] by Doe B", "Homicide (feat. I just thought it would be a nice idea to include (Dior) on the song with them doing kind of like a duet.”, “I don’t think anybody knew that she could rap,” Pham said. Contact Montgomery Advertiser reporter Shannon Heupel at sheupel@gannett.com. • Doe delivered his debut project, Definition of a Trapper, in 2011 and followed it up in 2012 with his second installment of the series, D.O.A.T. Pham had to work with a MP3 file. “I never had no doubts,” said Doe B’s mom Shirley Thomas. McWilliams allegedly opened fire in Montgomery’s Centennial Hill Bar and Grill at around 1:30 a.m. on December 28th, killing 22-year-old Hustle Gang rapper Doe … Really the most emotional side of listening to it is what could have been if he was still alive and was able to transcend past the regular rappers that cannot get out of that box of trap stuff. On December 30, 2013, 25-year-old Jason McWilliams of Montgomery turned himself in to MPD detectives. Up-and-coming rapper Doe B, a member of Grand Hustle's Hustle Gang, was shot and killed in his home town of Montgomery, Ala. early Saturday. On Dec. 28, 2013, Doe B bled to death after being shot in the leg at Montgomery’s Centennial Hill Bar and Grill. A lot of the albums today that’s like hip hop and rap, it’s just a bunch of flexing and money, cars, clothes, drugs. Pham went through each song and made the track listings make sense to today’s time, and made sure the songs are up to today’s quality standards. A funeral service was held at True Divine Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama on Saturday, January 4, 2014 for Glenn Lamar Thomas aka Doe B. He was perhaps best known for being signed to fellow American rapper T.I. During his career he released several mixtapes, including Trap Life (2012) and Baby Jesus (2013); he was also featured on the 2013 Grand Hustle comp… [21] On January 10, 2018, Darius Thomas was sentenced to 85 years in prison after pleading guilty to the deaths of Doe B, Kim Johnson, and Tim Hamilton. “There’s a song called ‘Microsoft’ that I love. It don’t love you back. T.I. [3] He appeared on four tracks, "Kemosabe", "G.D.O.D. Thomas was also known for his signature eye patch, the result of a shooting that occurred in 2009. “I have a lot of ideas to do it,” Pham said. Doe B) – Single by Lil' Mook", "iTunes – Music – Im Ready (feat. Shirley Thomas remembers her son Glenn “Doe B” Thomas, Shirley Thomas remembers her son Glenn “Doe B” Thomas who was killed in the December 2013 Centennial Hill Bar and Grill shooting. Montgomery police … But also, there’s a downside to things when you’re in this type of game. : Choppaz, Brickz & Money was released. 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