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Rich Boy
Bigger Than The Mayor

The problem with a hit record is that sometimes that’s all people want to hear. While 2007’s “Throw Some D’s” made Rich Boy an overnight celebrity, it was the Alabama-bred rapper’s  self-financed video for “Let’s Get This Paper,” from his gold-selling self-titled debut, that got him respect. Looking to continue cementing himself as one of the game’s most talented newcomers, the Zone 4 recording artist offers up Bigger Than the Mayor. Part of Rich Boy’s appeal is that beneath his garbled Southern drawl lies vivid narratives of street life. Check “Out the Hood,” for example, where he details his gritty past ...

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