Kaamel “Diezel” Hasaun is a entertainer mogul! He is an actor, writer, director, rapper, comedian and public figure.
Kaamel Hasaun, a.k.a. Diezel, is a native of Detroit, born June 21, 1979. Kaamel was born to Michelle Mathis who was a professional jazz & blues singer and father, George Mathis who was a DJ. Therefore, it came as no surprise that Kaamel would also choose a path in the music industry. Kaamel attended Mumford High School, only to later graduate from Murray Wright High School in 1997.
Some of Diezel’s influences are Trick-Trick, NWA, Jay Z, Nas and Snoop Dog. All of whom contributed to his motivation to further develop his skills and quickly secure a star in the entertainment/ music industry. Diezel’s first experiences with music came when he became a member of the hip-hop group Goon Squad- a group whose music is known to give off a rugged and street vibe. After sharpening his skills with the group, Diezel began to take stages across the country alongside many that included his older brother Trick-Trick, Ice Cube, WC, and D12. His musical credits include, Trick-Trick’s albums, “The People vs,” and ” The Villain,” released under Universal Motown and Koch records. However, performing on stage as a rapper is not where Diezel’s journey ends.
Diezel, the actor, has secured spots in stage plays such as: “A House Divided,” “Last Chance,” “The Rejection Affect,” “What We Missed at Home,” “It’s My Life” and “Why Am I Black.” His Movie credits are as follows: ” Hostel 3″ and “Last Man Standing.”
Along with wrapping up his first solo project, “The Come Up,” Diezel is also working on multiple film projects and is in the process of writing his own stage play. He has been very vocal and demonstrative in displaying his love for his hometown of Detroit and is an advocate of promoting unity amongst Detroit entertainers and producers. Diezel is rapidly making his voice heard among many in the hip-hop community and beyond, and has no plans of fading in the background until his impact is felt by all.