Hailing from South Bend, IN, Knowledgeborn07 has come a long way to become the artist you hear today. His early music influences include Beethoven, Mozart, Bob Marley and the Wailers, Sublime, Steve Miller Band, Pink Floyd, Creedence Clearwater Revival, The Doors & Led Zeppelin… all the way to Beastie Boys, X-clan, Run DMC, Ice Cube, Slick RicK, Too $hort, Tupac, Mos Def & The Wu-Tang Clan.
Through early heartbreaks, lost loved ones, and the typical trials and tribulations of life, Knowledgeborn07 has been able to create powerful lyrics that represent positivity, equality, and inspiration. Along this spiritual path that he continues to follow, he has been fortunate enough to meet great people. Here's a list of musicians/bands that he has collaborated with along with some shout outs for all of the support throughout the years: Geno Bigsbee (one of KB07's best friends), Amie Catanzarite, Otis Wigfall, Roberto Gonzalez, Dan Allen, William Coleman, Angela Klockie, B.N.K. crew, Chester a.k.a "Low C," DJ Strictnine (Grand Royal), Aaron Kaser, DJ Eric Street, Mogwai (Austrailia), General Smiley of Papa Michigan and Smiley(studio one), Part One Tribe, Ras Mathew, Matt Rodriguez, Lorna Bennett, Chapter 11, International Farmers (which included Josh of Bargain Music), Mike "Chefdog" Scheftner (of the now defunct band, Filibuster), PailBoy(KGB/Dream Works), the Inity Tribe,the little house fam, the nuner family, Brandon Baushke and family(ways to be worse), kovatch, William "Bang" Jones(the 86), Dj Doze(Jesus Wore Dickies, Slightly Stoopid), Andrew Roth(S1V5/JWD), DoN Masnada(Italy), Falling Down(Wu-Tang Affiliate Producer and Producer of DoN's Album) Dustin Gustus, Eric Moore (Roots Of Kreation), Cosmic Haze, Jah Works the revolutionary (Lion Camp), Chris Penn (Cut Productions), Jared Taylor (Boss Dj), Negundo (Last Survivor Records), Frank & the Skunk Allstars (Long Beach Records), Notebook Noise, along with the whole Mother Brain family.
As for his 2010 release, Cosmic Knowledge, several notable appearances on the album include: Popa Wu (Senior Member of the Wu-Tang Clan), Prince Po (a member of the classic hip-hop group Organized Konfusion), P Tugz, Ras Zackary, Ras Attitude, Zack Walters (of the Long Beach based band 3rd Alley), and of course the Fluid Minds crew (Johnny Cosmic, Frank Clayton, Christian Rogala, & GooZe). Johnny Cosmic took the reigns as producer and engineer for the album, which is to be released on Fluid Minds' independent label, Mother Brain Productions.