Planet Asia – Holy Water (Download Free album Zip)
Jason Cullen Green (born October 24, 1976), better known as Planet Asia, is a rapper from Fresno, California. He is prominent for being one half of the now reunited hip-hop duo the Cali Agents and is currently a member of the groups Gold Chain Military and Durag Dynasty. He is also well known for his vast discography of mixtapes
Originally from Fresno, California, Planet Asia moved to the San Francisco Bay Area in 1998 and began working with local producer, Fanatik. Between 1997 and 2001, Planet Asia released several 12″ singles, including “Definition of Ill” (Stones Throw) and “Place of Birth” (ABB Records).
He reached full acclaim in 2001 when The Source gave him the First Round Draft Pick and Independent Album of the Year awards for How the West Was One. How The West Was One was recorded with fellow rapper Rasco under the group name Cali Agents and landed him a deal with Interscope Records. While signed to Interscope Records, Planet Asia was not promoted much and stayed with Interscope until 2003 without releasing an album. He was nominated for a Grammy Award in 2002 for the song “W” by Mystic.
In 2003, Avatar Records signed Planet Asia and in 2004 released Planet Asia’s debut album, The Grand Opening, to positive feedback. It earned him another Independent Album of the Year award from The Source. Avatar also released 12″ vinyl records including “Summertime In The City” b/w “G’s & Soldiers” featuring Kurupt produced by J. Wells, “Its All Big” b/w “Right or Wrong”, and “Real Niggaz” featuring Ghostface. His record “G’s & Soldiers” featuring Kurupt was prominently featured in John Travolta’s 2005 film Be Cool released by MGM.