Joesmpte aka Joseph Gallop was born in Boston, Massachusetts in the 70's. He has a Bachelors of Art Degree from Bowling Green State University in Bowling, Ohio. Joesmpte also has a Certificate of Completion from Hendriks Institute in Visual Communications. He is your renaissance man. At a young age music was always his first love. He started playing the trombone in pre-school. This transcended to him being a mc and also a producer. Video production and film production are other tools Joesmpte use for expression. He has worked with artist mainly from the mid west whom he shot videos for. He is directing his first movie dated to release during the winter of 2007. The movie title Indifferent is written by Joesmpte and Jermaine Smith. Joesmpte has strong ties in Ohio and also is collaborating with California artist such as AK, PBK, Renegades, ATG and DPG affiliates. He is also working with artist and producers from France and the UK such as Lexo, Bandit, Tanos, Chuuk, Kicket, and the entire Ski Mask Production team. Joesmpte's versatility is what separates him from many MCs in the game. His upcoming album titled Neo-Genesis will be released early 2007. Joesmpte is also 1/3 of the Bandits Nest featuring Sutter Caine and Billy Blade. The album titled Bandits Nest will also be released next year along with The Connection, which is a compilation comprised of American and French Artist. Joesmpte is trying to take it international. He is already featured on the GangstaVille 3 album released in France featuring collaborations with American and French artist. Korupt, Edo G, Havoc from Mobb Deep, ATG, AK, Adiash, Bandit, and Attentat Lyrical are some of the artist featured on the album. Family Business, Tales of 2 Cities, and the soundtrack for the movie Indifferent are due to release in 2007. Stay tuned!