Algernod Lanier Washington (born July 1, 1976), better known by his stage name Plies, is an American hip hop recording artist. He is the founder of Big Gates Records. Born in Fort Myers, Florida, Washington was a wide receiver on the football team of Miami University in Ohio in 1996 and 1997 before he became a rapper. After dropping out of college, he founded Big Gates with his stepbrother. Signed to Slip-n-Slide Records, from 2007 to 2008 he released three albums. Plies debuted in 2007 with The Real Testament with successful singles "Shawty" and "Hypnotized". Plies also released two albums in 2008, Definition of Real and Da REAList, and later released Goon Affiliated in 2010.



Ain't No Mixtape Bih 3
Ain't No Mixtape Bih 3 is an album by musical artist Plies, released on December 15, 2017.
Check Callin
Check Callin is a song by musical artist Plies, released on October 6, 2017.
Real Hitta
Real Hitta is a song by musical artist Plies, released on May 12, 2017.
Da REAList
Da REAList is the third studio album by American rapper Plies, released by Atlantic Records on December 16, 2008 in North America.The album was released just six months after his previous release, Definition of Real, with re-teaming with producers and rapper Drumma Boy, No I.D. and DVS. Additional production by Mannie Fresh, T-Minus and DJ Infamous among others.Da REAList was released to more mixed and lukewarm reviews among critics than his previous albums.

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