Daniel Dumile is a British-American hip hop artist who has taken on several stage names (KingGeedorah, MF DOOM, ViktorVaughn, Zev Love X)
in hiscareer. Dumile's eccentric wordplay makeshim a favorite of underground hip-hop fans. He is heavilyinfluenced by American comic
books(especiallythe Fantastic Four and their battles with Dr. Doom). Japanese science fiction isalso aninfluence; the concept for King Geedorah
(which is derived fromGhidorah) and the Monsta Island Czarscomes from theGodzilla movie series. He is also renowned for bringing comedy
back into thesometimes overlyserious world of rap lyrics and aunique, sample-heavy production style.