Alonzo Keith Mathis, better known by his stage name Gorilla Zoe is an American rapper. He is a former artist with Trustnobody Ent. Under Tavares “Buck” Thomas. Then he became a member of rap group Boyz N Da Hood. His solo debut album Welcome to the Zoo ghost written by Ernest Gibbs. came out in 2007. His next two albums, Don’t Feed Da Animals and King Kong were released in 2009 and 2011.
For the month of February 2010, Gorilla Zoe released a mixtape every day on the mixtape website DatPiff.com. Gorilla Zoe is currently working on a mixtape with Die-Verse City’s member “Qu1k”. He also released an EP named I Am Atlanta 3, it is currently available on iTunes.
On June 14, 2011 Gorilla Zoe released his third solo album King Kong the album was not as successful as his previous albums only charting on the Billboard 200 at no. 56 with 10,300 copies in its first week out. Allmusic rated the album three-and-a-half stars out of five. The song from the album, “What’s Goin’ On”, was released on December 14, 2010, and peaked no. 99 at the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart. On May 6, 2014 after a two year hiatus Gorilla Zoe released a new mixtape entitled Recovery, it was also revealed that Gorilla Zoe had signed to fellow rapper Flo Rida’s label International Music Group.