By Stranga The Great Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer The South just doesn't sound like the South anymore and the hip hop world can thank the good folks in North Carolina for that. It's not just North Carolina revolutionizing the sound that is "Southern hip hop," but guys like Chox-Mak are leading
By K. B. Tindal Hip Hop Vibe Contributing Writer Up for debate, Waka Flocka Flame is one of the most underrated rappers in the game. A rapper known for his energy, Waka Flocka Flame has depth and it goes much deeper than music. With a devoted fan base all over the world,
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Often overlooked, Waka Flocka Flame is a native of New York City. However, he was raised in Atlanta. Alongside his cousins, Frenchie and Yung Joey, Waka Flocka Flame spent time going back and forth between New York City and Atlanta. But, it
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer As great of a year 2012 was, it has also been one full of horror. Here, at Christmas season, countless parents in Connecticut will be burying their children. Lives were claimed, just as the world was getting over the damage caused by
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer After tearing it down at King of the Dot, Jus Daze is back on his rampage. While still independent, Jus Daze is one of the biggest rising names in the game. A native of New York City, Jus Daze finds himself among
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Next year, Raekwon plans to get a jump on things, as he did this year. Raekwon plans to hit the world early with his new EP. Lost Jewelry is the name of his new EP and it is due in January. A few months
Kanye West and Alicia Keys are among the performers.