SHOW & PROVE

New artists try to prove they deserve the buzz.

Show & Prove: Rapsody, Thank H.E.R. Now

Even with the recent success of Nicki Minaj—and, maybe, because of that success—Rapsody’s task is a tough one. How does a female make a name for herself in what remains a male-dominated music? With the ...

Show & Prove: J. Cole, F.L.Y, Fashawn, Jeremih & J* Davey

Name: J. Cole Hometown: Fayetville, NC J. Cole "Dead Presidents" Freestyle J. Cole "Simba" Name: F.L.Y (Fast Life Yungstaz) Hometown: Stone Mountain, GA F.L.Y "Swag ...

Show & Prove: Rocko

Reppin': Atlanta, GA Martha Stewart probably doesn’t listen to rap music, but even she has to appreciate Rocko’s do-it-yourself attitude. As CEO of his own development ...

Show & Prove: TMI Boyz

Reppin': Galvenston & Houston, TX While many new rap crews seem to be hustlin’ backwards, the TMI Boyz are looking straight ahead. The Texas trio saw ...