FOUR RAPPERS GIVING US REASONS TO WATCH CHARLOTTE, NC’S RAP SCENE
It’s the fourth most populous city on the Eastern Seaboard, but it’s hip-hop scene has never really had its moment—until now.
- •Bankroll BirdBird upstaged Young Thug with his freestyle of the rapper’s song "Check", and his sing-song style on “True Story” is both earworm-inducing and emotional.
- •King MezAlthough he’s from Raleigh, not Charlotte, his extensive work on Dr. Dre’s Compton proves he’s an artist to watch.
- •Rashaun HamptonLike Travis Scott, his talent is raw, and each new track reveals a real next step forward in his growth as an artist.
- •Well$This Congolese-American rapper is a charismatic live performer and is ready to rep the state of North Carolina.