Fat Trel Talks D.C., The Slutty Boyz And Working With MMG

Fat Trel

Another one of D.C.’s sons is on the cusp of breaking out as an artist—Fat Trel, a longtime affiliate of Wale (another D.C. representer) has reportedly inked deals to become the latest member of Rick Ross’ Maybach Music Group and is set to be managed by Roc Nation.

While there’s plenty on the horizon for Trel, his rise brings up an interesting question. With plenty of other cities and regions (Chicago, the Bay Area, Atlanta, etc.) getting their shine in recent years, why hasn’t the DMV (D.C., Maryland, Virginia) had its own run? Wale may be the major voice of the region, but he isn’t the only one. After all, the DMV is a melting pot of cultures, filled with a multitude of talented artists and distinct voices.

In an effort to build on the city’s strong foundation, Trel, who’s the leader of the Slutty Boyz crew, wants to not only put on for his city but also for the team he came up with. Last week, he stopped by XXL‘s offices to discuss the industry’s passive slighting of DMV artists, the origins of the Slutty Boyz movement and his new mixtape.—Emmanuel C.M. (@ECM_LP)

  • NonMS

    Another terrible fucking rapper on MMG. Slutty Boyz, are you fucking kidding me? Is this dude a fucking fag twat? SMH. Tech N9ne would murder this faggot and all of MMG.

  • @subfromraw202

    Stop hating bro… fat trel is a good rapper @ his lowest what ever that maybe all his mixtapes crank and he’s a work-a-holic when it comes to music that’s a artist that I can say is well rounded. delivery, production, the dude is nice and deserves to be somewhere in the mainstream right now. the dude got it plain and simple and the slutty boys don’t get their name fucked up either them niggaz some real niggaz from streets Im talking gun charge after gun charge cuz you had to keep 1 just 2 stay alive where we from you heard that term I rather get with it than with out it that’s how it is in D.C. shout out to fat trel and the slutty boys do yall thang represent the city yall @subfromraw202 R.A.W. Cartel I’m out and for you people hating on the next rapper go find another rapper to go listen too although people have they own opinion stop hating and get your own shit going

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  • drew

    legendary cloud 9 is the best representative for the dmv