The New New: 15 New York Rappers You Should Know
Notable song: “Wake Up Free”
Sounds like: Brooklyn spitter traits intact with huge pop ambitions.
Why you need to know him: This kid’s funny. At least that’s the initial impression most had for the 20-year-old Brooklyn MC Dyme-A-Duzin. After the release of A Portrait of Donnovan though, the perception’s shifting. He can actually spit. And with support from the likes of Emile Haynie, Harry Fraud, Plain Pat, and OGs like Dante Ross (who scooped him to Warner Bros Records), it sounds like he has the perfect coaches to guide him to the championship.