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Gorilla Zoe: Don’t Feed the Animals

Gorilla Zoe Don’t Feed the Animals (Block Ent./Bad Boy South/Atlantic) In 2005, Boyz N Da Hood’s debut was overwhelmingly eclipsed by the success of breakout member Young Jeezy. Two years later, a new version of the gangsta-rap boy band assembled, with gravel-voiced Gorilla Zoe filling Jeezy’s considerable shoes. Once again, the group found itself struggling for attention, while Zoe went on to establish a solo buzz with his surprise hit “Hood Nigga.” After releasing the Atlanta native’s forgettable debut in 2007, Bad Boy South is doubling down on Zoe for his sophomore disc, Don’t Feed the Animals. Despite Zoe’s appearance on Yung Joc’s cartoonish ...

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