O.T. Genasis

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Status Ain't Hood

Nas Sounds Tired

In 2000, Rakim, then widely regarded as the greatest rapper ever, signed with Dr. Dre's Aftermath label. This was a ridiculously exciting thing to even…
Tom Breihan | June 20, 2018 - 12:06 pm

2016 In Review

Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016

Is anything more personal than a favorite song? Even with our thinking caps on, we all experience music through unrelentingly individual ears. When evaluating entire…
Stereogum | December 6, 2016 - 10:00 am

Status Ain't Hood

Meet Logic, Your New J. Cole

Last November, The Incredible True Story, the second official album from the Maryland rapper Logic, sold more than 100,000 copies in its first week and…
Tom Breihan | July 6, 2016 - 11:22 am

More O.T. Genasis stories

AD – “Basic” (Feat. O.T. Genasis) Video

Last year, the Compton rap hardass AD and the producer Sorry JayNari teamed up for the mixtape By The Way, one of the more impressive…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2017 - 11:20 am

Status Ain't Hood

Meet Logic, Your New J. Cole

Last November, The Incredible True Story, the second official album from the Maryland rapper Logic, sold more than 100,000 copies in its first week and…
Tom Breihan | July 6, 2016 - 11:22 am

Status Ain't Hood

Skepta Makes Grime Sound New

Funny thing about grime: It's a throwback genre that still sounds like the future. When grime first emerged in the early '00s, it sounded completely…
Tom Breihan | May 11, 2016 - 11:55 am

Lil Wayne – “CoCo” Video

Our last-ever Mixtape Of The Week column, before we switched over to the Week In Rap, was dedicated to Lil Wayne's Sorry 4 The Wait
Tom Breihan | March 18, 2015 - 4:30 pm

O.T. Genasis – “CoCo (Remix)” (Feat. Meek Mill & Jeezy)

The Long Beach, California rapper O.T. Genasis' churning, brash-as-fuck drug-rap anthem "CoCo" is one of the defining rap bangers of the last few months, despite…
Tom Breihan | February 11, 2015 - 9:26 am