Shamele Mackie, (born December 31, 1978) better known by his stage name Papoose, is an American rapper. A former member
of Busta Rhymes's Flipmode assemble, in 2013, Papoose released his long-awaited debut album, "The Nacirema Dream", which
was reportedly in the making for nearly a decade. Although it had mostly positive reviews, the album sold rather poorly.