There are at least two artists with the name Poor. 1. Poor is the stage name of Adrian Gilmore (Born December 13th) an emcee, artist, community organizer from Houston Texas. Poor is known for his reality writing, and relatable lyrics, and as a member of the Northern California group Tribe of Levi. The name is an artist's statement. It doesn’t reflect on how much money he lacks. It is more of a reminder for him to never forget where he came from.