El-P (born Jaime Meline, March 2, 1975) is an American hip hop artist and entrepreneur from Brooklyn, New York City. Originally a member of
Company Flow, El-P has been a major driving force in alternative hip hop for over a decade. He is the co-founder, owner and CEO of the
Definitive Jux record label, and has production or vocal credits on over 30 albums. He is a member of rap duo Run The Jewels, hip-hop group
The Weathermen, and art collective Cardboard City.