RIDGEWOOD, N.J. -- Happy Birthday Paul Nathaniel Barman of Ridgewood.
The rapper known as MC Paul Barman was born born Oct. 30, 1974 and is turns 42 on Sunday.
He was raised in Ridgewood and went to Brown University.
His rapping style makes extensive use of multisyllabic rhymes as well as feminine rhyme.
His debut 2000 EP "Very Stimulating," was produced by Prince Paul.
He released "Paullelujah!" in 2002 with Coup d'État, 2002 and "Thought Balloon Mushroom Cloud" on his own label, Househusband, in 2009.
Barman's latest work has been guest appearances with hip hop artist Open Mike Eagle in 2011-15.
He lives in Manhattan with his wife and two sons.