The Break Presents: Green Street

Breakout: “Whats Cookin’” featuring Fresh Daily

Also Check: “Time Won’t Change Us”

And: Green Street in Japan

Name: Green Street

Age: 23

Reppin’: Brooklyn and Boston

Our style and/or skills have been compared to: A Tribe Called Quest and Little Brother

We started rapping: “Been doing this since 2005, this ain’t overnight…” (shouts to Big K.R.I.T.)

Our standout records and/or moments have been: Touring with Lupe Fiasco and Wiz Khalifa, as well as touring overseas in Japan.

We’re gonna change the game by: Bringing honest and sincere music to the mainstream.

We’d Like to Work With: Mos Def, Blu, Lupe Fiasco, Big K.R.I.T. Also Little Dragon, The Foreign Exchange and Janelle Monae.

Our goal in hip-hop is: Create a business model that will allow us, and other independent artists, to prosper while not having to compromise our art.

We’re gonna be the next: Artist to build a lasting brand which will positively influence the next generation.

To check out more of our music you can go to: Our site, // Twitter (A-live, Soup Ah, and Renaissance), or download “Don’t Look Down”

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  • Mike

    These guys deserve every bit of shine. Great people and great music.

  • Fuck you

    Saw them live and they were terrible. Not a fan of their music.

    • Mill-air

      Haters live to hate.

      • Erik Orellana

        They are doing there thing. Green street brings a great Vibe to the game. I cant wait for more.

  • G

    their last album’s real dope. highly recommended.

  • Garrett

    About to hit the big time. Good looks guys.

  • CIPH$

    dope videos

  • Enrique

    green street!! Can’t wait for Endless Summer.

  • troy

    was diggin the single y’all posted up here a few months ago. bout to check these videos out

  • Ray

    These guys are illy and they’re only getting better and better. Real. Good. Music. The only reason I’m OK with the summer ending is Endless Summer…

  • Brett

    Each album is better than the last, which is an incredible feat as they came out of the box just killing it. Green Street is going to be HUGE.

  • Kevin

    Green Street is the truth. Seriously, these guys rule. Glad to see XXL is givin em props.

  • baronrok

    I’m not wearing any pants.

  • Davie

    Dope Videos. Different but good ish!

  • Resh

    They’re awesome! Saw them live in New York. Love their style and personality.

  • Leip

    Bout time XXL gives them love. Elijah Adamson is the troof

  • Nelson

    Throughly impressed..what hip hop needs right now..

  • Erfomatix

    Keep it up guys, you’re a sound for sore ears in hip hop these days.

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  • 666er

    This shit corny as fuuuck.

    • Enrique

      Keep Trollin, Trollin, Trollin, Trollin. (c) Fred Durst.

  • Lance

    These Dudes are Stupid Nice!!! I seen them Live a Few times in the Bean & NYC!!! The Band they have is nasty as well!!! it’s is just icing on the musical cake!!! Much love

  • Roy

    Finally getting a little bit of the recognition they deserve…still too many people missing out, but can’t be for much longer! Can’t wait for Endless Summer, keep doin’ your thing Green Street, y’all touching lives in the positive way.

  • GotSoulFarb

    Its about time they got some love. Great beats great rhymes great people.

  • Babli

    Endless Summer…GSG your girl in my suite

  • black foot

    Yo, these guys know how to flow man. Bringing compassion back to music’s what we all need and these guys sound like they can deliver.

  • asian_bonita

    OMG! I’m so happy now people recognize how you guys are talented! down to earth lyrics n brilliant beats, smooth flow like a cool breeze. meaningful message with positivity!! can’t wait to see you guys perform in Japan again!! :) Much love!!