The Break

Up and coming artists

The Break Presents: Nicky D’s
After dropping his ‘90s-inspired project The Grey Area, this West Coast MC is just now getting the attention he deserves. His name is Nicky D’s, so say it right.
Standout: "From The Sole"
Also check out: "She Could Be"
And: "Say It Right"
Name: Nicky D's
Age: 20
Hometown: Mor…
The Break Presents: Noname Gypsy
Photo By: David Anthony Geary
Seizing the opportunity to work with Chance The Rapper on Acid Rap, Chicago’s Noname Gypsy stock continued to rise ever since. Now, in preparation of her debut Telefone, the 22-year-old rapper is determined to be an important voice for hip-hop...
The Break Presents: CJ Fly
Pro Era’s CJ Fly has proved his lyrical chops on a number of featured spots with Joey Bada$$. With his solo debut Thee Way Eye See It, the BK spitter is ready to takeover the game on his own.
Standout: "Hardknock"
Also check out: "Like Water"
And: "Tug At War"
Name: CJ Fly
The Break Presents: Money Makin’ Nique
The self-proclaimed Lion King of the rap game is poised to make his present felt. Here’s a rundown of ATL’s own Money Makin’ Nique. Respect the hustle.
Standout: "Transitional"
Also check out: "Fax Machine" Featuring C…
The Break Presents: Caleb James
Gaining traction for his ‘90s homage on his latest mixtape The Jones, Caleb James has got next. Here’s what you need to know about the Windy City resident.
Standout: "Mr. Jones"
Also check out: "6AM"
And: "Flexin"
Name: Caleb Ja…
The Break Presents: Myke Bogan
Portland-based rapper Myke Bogan is making noise for his new visual “Here We Go,” but his movement extends further than that. Get to know more about the MC who draws comparisons to Kendrick and Big L.
Standout: "Here We Go"
Also check out: "Skunk Nugs"
And: "Uncle Elroys Couch&…
The Break Presents: Seth Narley
BX is thriving with new talent. Meet Seth Narley, the purveyor of hood and high fashion, and ready to make some more moves. Don’t worry—there’s plenty more outside of his A$AP Mob and BSB connections.
Standout: "Hood &High Fashion"
Also …
The Break Presents: Shady Blaze
As a Main Attrakionz associate, Shady Blaze turned heads in the rap world with his impressive joint mixtape with Deniro Farrar called Killed Or Be Killed. Now, the Oakland native is confident that his fast-rap style will elevate him among the greats...
The Break Presents: ForteBowie
You may know ForteBowie from his guest spot on Trinidad Jame$’s “$outh$ide,” but the ATLien is carving out his own lane. Read on to find out why his momentum keeps building.
Standout: "Gucci Mayne"
Also check out: "CHECK"
And: "Stalker Shit"
Name: ForteBowie
Age: 23
The Break Presents: KR
Comparisons to J.Cole and Dizzy Wright aside, the youngin' KR is honing his skills in hopes to becoming a huge star. Here's what the self-proclaimed "lab rat" has been cooking up lately.
Standout: "Poetic Death 2"
Also check out: "Inspire"
And: "Poetic Death"

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