When was Blu born? Blu was born on April 15
West Coast rapper Blu was born in 1983. He's from Inglewood near LA and his real name is Johnson Barnes III. His breakout underground album Below the Heavens with producer Exile. The album was a critical success.
The project came out in 2007 and he worked with Aloe Blacc, J Dilla, and Madlib. He is the CEO of Sound In Color Records. He released The Color Blu(e) in 2021. He's worked with Oh No, Sirplus, and Alchemist.