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***A PORTION OF THE PROCEEDS FROM THIS CANDLE WILL BE DONATED TO THE SHORTER FAMILY***
Gregory Shorter Jr. (December 11, 1978 – July 29, 2019), better known by his stage name Ras G, was an American record producer and DJ from Los Angeles, California. He was a co-founder of the record label Poo-Bah Records and was also associated with Brainfeeder. He released 24 albums and mixtapes since his debut in 2008.

Ras G started his career in 2005. He released Brotha from Anotha Planet in 2009. His solo album, Down 2 Earth, was released on Ramp Recordings in 2011. He released a free EP, titled Ainat, in 2012. In 2013, he released Back on the Planet on Brainfeeder.

He died in Los Angeles on July 29, 2019 at the age of 40

Discography

Studio albums
Ghetto Sci-Fi (2008)
I of the Cosmos (2008)
Brotha from Anotha Planet (2009)
Down 2 Earth (2011)
Spacebase Is the Place (2011)
Raw Fruit (2013)
Back on the Planet (2013)
Raw Fruit Vol. 2 (2014)
Seat of the Soul (2014) (with VHVL)
Raw Fruit Vol. 3 (2014)
5 Chuckles (2014) (with Koreatown Oddity)
Down 2 Earth Vol. 2 (2014)
Raw Fruit Vol. 4 (2015)
The Gospel of the God Spell (2016)
Baker's Dozen (2016)
5 Chuckles: In the Wrld (2016) (with Koreatown Oddity)
My Kinda Blues (2017)
Stargate Music (2018)
Down 2 Earth Vol. 3 (2019)
Down 2 Earth Vol. 4 (2019)
Dance of the Cosmos (2019)
Compilation albums
Beats of Mind (2008)
Raw Fruit Vol. 1-2 (2014)
Raw Fruit Vol. 3-4 (2015)
El-Aylien Tapes (2016)

EPs
Day & Night (2005) (split with Black Monk)
Overcast78 (2005)
Beats of Mind (2006)
Black Dusty Rhodes Meets Ras G in a Beat Cypher (2007) (split with Black Dusty Rhodes)
I of Cosmos (2008)
Destination There (2009)
Alternate Destiny (2010)
El-Aylien Part I (2010)
Los Angeles 3/10 (2010) (split with Samiyam)
Views of Saturn Vol. 1 (2011) (split with Sun Ra)
Kampala Blackouts (2012)
El-Aylien Part II (2012)
Ainat (2012)
Untitled (2013) (split with Gonjasufi)
Other Worlds (2015)
Alternate Destiny (2017)

Singles
"777" (2013) (split with Gonjasufi)

Productions
Dwight Trible & The Life Force Trio - "The Rhythm" from Love Is the Answer (2005)
Kaigen - "Primitive Planet" from Re: Bloomer (2011)
Open Mike Eagle - "Warhorn" (2012)
Zeroh - "Yumshit" from Classic Drug References Vol.01 (2013)
Koreatown Oddity - "Film Roll Splices and the Deleted Scenes" from 200 Tree Rings (2014)

Remixes
Flying Lotus - "Sleepy Dinosaur (Ras G Remix)" from L.A. EP 2 X 3 (2008)
Clouds - "Timekeeper (Ras G Remix)" (2008)
Take - "Golden Gate Reflections (Ras G Remix)" from Plus Ultra EP (2008)
Build an Ark - "Dawn (Ras_G & the Afrikan Space Program Remix)" from Dawn Remixes (2009)
King Midas Sound - "Cool Out (Ras G & the Afrikan Space Program Rework)" from Without You (2011)
Thundercat - "Daylight (Ras G Remix)" (2012)
Mono/Poly - "Los Angeles (Ras G Remix)" from Killer B's (2013)