Autolect (real name William Lamont Robinson, born May 28,1972 in Easton, Maryland) is an Underground Hip Hop Artist, Composer, Performer, Songwriter and Recorded Music Producer from the United States. The Autolect Catalog consist of 20 plus releases. Including collaborations, productions and exclusives from 2004 to 2016.
At the age of 8, William's father reenlisted in the United States Air Force, and the family was stationed in the UK at the "TWIN BASES" Bentwaters Air Force Base & RAF Woodbridge, Bentwaters is also known as the location for the alleged December 1980 UFO incident in Rendlesham Forest. In 1984 the family moved to Castle Air Force Base in the town of Atwater, California, where he grew up.
William attended Atwater High, where he excelled as a football player. He also attended Merced College in Merced, California, starring in the defensive backfield for 2 years. During the 1990s, he briefly played intercollegiate football for Humboldt State University. At Humboldt State, William reverted to the religion of Al-Islam and Changed his name to Hasan.
Early professional career
In 1993, he moved to Los Angeles. Pursuing, a career in music and in 1994 he joined Amani K. Smith, POMO & Marlow to form THE GIANTS. William begun to produce and record records with THE GIANTS and gained the attention of DJ Nu-Mark ( Jurassic 5) whom was a talent scout and supervisor of recording sessions in the Los Angeles area for Correct Records. In 1997, he left Los angeles and moved to Philadelphia, Pa. While in Greenville, Nc. William recorded and released "Usephasan - Chemistry Teraqueous." on his own independent label Required / New Harvest. Appearing alongside notable artist such as of Anticon & Vaste Aire of Cannibol Ox on Centrifugal Phorce Records, The Persecution Of Hip Hop. After the release of his second single "Usephasan - KH: Iman.Cip.8.tor cd" in 1999 and his third, a white label vinyl "Usephasan - Klassic Soul" in 2001.