The Break

Up and coming artists

The Break Presents: ZelooperZ
After a Twitter exchange with Danny Brown that revealed he was fucking with ZelooperZ, the 20-year-old Detroit MC was immediately inducted into the Bruiser Brigade. Aiming to be as original as his role model, 'Looperz stole the show at this year's SXSW with his cameo performances alongside…
The Break Presents: Roosh Williams
Roosh! Don't sleep. The Houston MC made a huge impression at SXSW, and is looking to turn non-believers into believers. Bone up on him with his album, deja Roo: Times Have Changed, and stay tuned for more from this rising talent.
Name: Roosh Williams
Age: 24
Hometown: Houston, TX (Space City the great …
The Break Presents: Nyzzy Nyce
Nyzzy Nyce is an artist from Fort Wayne, IN with a lot to prove. Fresh off the release of his debut mixtape Nothing Nyce, he’s already got the Internet buzzing and plans to keep the momentum going. Read more about this Midwest hustler...
The Break Presents: $kinny
Photography By: Adrian J.
Meet Saudi Arabia's new hip-hop hope. Just weeks before Ghetto Disneyland drops on Apr. 7, get familiar with the versatile MC who once vibed out in the studio with Timbaland.
Name: $kinny
Age: 25
Hometown: Born and raised in Saudi Arabia...
The Break Presents: GoldLink
GoldLink is a mysterious rapper who is bubbling out of Virginia. The 20-year-old MC has gotten significant looks from his recent remixes, despite being relatively behind the scenes. Still, he has a lot of promise to become a viable force in the game...
The Break Presents: TxE
PDX has an untapped hip-hop scene worth looking into. With fellow Northwest rappers like Macklemore and Sol building their brands, this trio of MCs is on the cusp of becoming something big. Read up on TxE, who just released their excellent new album vs...
The Break Presents: Michael Millions
Underground MC, Michael Millions recently proved his skills are no apparition with his new project, Ghost of $20 Bills. Now, get acquainted with the polished wordsmith from Richmond, Virginia.
Standout: “Jordan Jackson”
Also check out: “Ashes and Samples”
And: “2AM”
Name: Michael Millions
Age: 30
The Break Presents: Dom McLennon
Connecticut’s own Dom McLennon is part of the buzzing Alive Since Forever collective that includes Kevin Abstract. Before you get lost in his “multimedia project” THESIS, here’s what you need to know about the new kid on the block.
The Break Presents: Ken Rebel
This young upstart is out to prove he’s more than just trendsetter. He can rap, too. Get familiar with the 19-year-old spitter who is out to build a legacy in the rap game.—Christian Mordi
Standout: "HALLELUJAH"
Also check out: "Rebelution"

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