Biography

Derek Smith (born March 10, 1987), known professionally as Mod Sun (stylized as MOD SUN, an acronym standing for "Movement on Dreams, Stand under None"), is an American rapper, author, rock musician and poet from Bloomington, Minnesota. He is known for his albums Look Up, Movie, and BB, as well as having the first music video directed by model Bella Thorne. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.

Articles

“I’m Back” is the A side off The Blank Tapes' latest release. The track itself is almost an amalgamation of California musical influences. There’s a firmly laid garage foundation, with some surf soul, highlighted by sun-soaked, 60's, pop-ish backing vocals, and the hook is so infectious it almost feels like an optimistic, late 70’s sitcom theme song—in a good way.