The Come Up: Joey Fatts

To meet the lofty expectations of his debut album, Harlem’s A$AP Rocky called upon some of the biggest names in hip-hop to help on the project, from megastar rapper Drake to pop hit-maker Jim Jonsin. He also called upon Joey Fatts, a homeless 21-year-old who had been only making beats for a year. It’s a telling anecdote of the talent level of the Long Beach MC, who, over a short period of time, has gone from being a gangbanger living out of his car to a rising young star in the game. “I was just going through the motion of not being ...

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