Tag: boston hip hop

  • Moe Pope: BMA Winner and Hip-Hop Vet is Ready to Rock Boston Calling

    Moe Pope: BMA Winner and Hip-Hop Vet is Ready to Rock Boston Calling

    Photo: Chris Rocco Moe Pope would love to rap about money, girls, and drugs, but over time, as he has watched injustices like police brutality toward unarmed black men go unpunished, it became clear to him that STL GLD, a collaboration between him and Cambridge-based producer The Arcitype, needed to strive for something bigger than […]

  • LOGAN GODFREY: Haverhill rapper rhymes against opioid abuse

    LOGAN GODFREY: Haverhill rapper rhymes against opioid abuse

    Heroin and opiate-related deaths within Massachusetts have seen a significant spike in numbers in 2015. It’s a monster that grows day by day. Haverhill native and up-and-coming rapper Logan Godfrey has something to say about how the epidemic is affecting him, his hometown and his career. “I was writing against opiates and substance abuse even […]

  • CAZWELL PRIDE: Worcester native and gay rapper talks pride and sexuality

    CAZWELL PRIDE: Worcester native and gay rapper talks pride and sexuality

    With the attention-grabbing All Over Your Face and the viral smash Ice Cream Truck, rapper Cazwell dragged hip hop kicking and screaming into the LGBT community. Known for his steaming-hot videos and frank depiction of gay sexuality, Cazwell is also arguably the most famous gay rapper in the world. And yet, for all the sensational […]