15 Colorado Rappers You Need To Know
It might come to your surprise, but Colorado is full of talented rappers. And yes, we know, “everyone’s a rapper”. But below are 15 really great Colorado rappers we think you should know AND SUPPORT. So, if you like their music, let’em know!
Latest Project: Rain In The Summer
Fan Page: www.Facebook.com/TrevRichHD
Notable Song: “Good Vibes”
Why you need to know him: Trev Rich is undoubtedly at the top of the Colorado rap game. He was good enough for Joe Budden to give him his own track on his A Loose Quarter mixtape. He was good enough for KS107.5 to ask him to perform at Summer Jam 2014. The great thing about Trev is that he reps the Mile High City with so much passion, that when his fans think of him, they’ll have no choice but to think about Denver.
Latest Project: 19KRAZY8
Fan Page: N/A
Notable song: “Friendzone”
Why you need to know him: AP is a lyrical beast. He expresses so much emotion when he raps – you can’t help but relate to the man. His last project 19Krazy8 was a definite success; you could let the whole CD play from beginning to end without hitting skip and surely without being disappointed.
Latest Project: Contraband
Fan Page: www.Facebook.com/TrayceChapman
Notable song: “The Downfall”
Why you need to know him: Trayce, is one of the most versatile up and coming rappers in the state of Colorado. He can hop on any beat and deliver bars that’ll have you bobbing your head in agreement. His mass appeal makes his road to success that much more achievable.
Latest Project: Am I Famous Yet? vol.2
Fan Page: www.facebook.com/mossofficial
Notable song: “Redemption”
Why you need to know him: Colorado Moss brings a unique swagger to the Colorado hip hop scene. His synthesis of singing and rapping creates harmony that is hard to come by out here.
Latest Project: 55 ep
Fan Page: www.facebook.com/PAPAJogt
Notable song: “Kiss The Sky”
Why you need to know him: You’d be surprised at how popular Papa J is around the world. We can attest that his music is listened to in almost all corners of the world. Residing in Aurora, Colorado, this humble MC has an international appeal that few in his home town are aware of.
Latest Project: Perfect Storm EP
Fan Page: www.facebook.com/splytmusic
Notable song: “Mountain High”
Why you need to know him: Splyt is buzzing around town. He’s opened up for G-Eazy, and a few other heavy hitters in the music biz. His growth seems to be exponential as he keeps getting better and better with every new song. Not to mention he has some of the most loyal fan’s you’ll ever see. Without a doubt, Splyt knows how to rock a crowd and leave them wanting more.
Latest Project: Young Amsterdam
Fan Page: www.facebook.com/HeyFL
Notable song: “Time”
Why you need to know him: FL is part of the hip hop super group, The Foodchain. His latest solo project was no short dope. And when a new FL track drops you already know it’s going to be a song that you’ll have on repeat for months to come.
Latest Project: Covered In Gold 24K
Fan Page: www.facebook.com/TheOfficialTommyBrown
Notable song: “In This Bitch”
Why you need to know him: Tommy Brown might just be the king of catchy hooks in this town. And to date, you can almost always expect this homegrown MC to surpass his peers when it comes to visuals. This dude is going to be big…
Latest Project: Revenge Of The Nerd
Fan Page: www.Facebook.com/IAMPries
Notable song: “Foreal”
Why you need to know him: Pries is no stranger to success. He started from the bottom and now he’s reaping the benefits of being on top. Recently he made Billboard’s list of top 100 emerging artists; at one point sitting at number 13. He’s worked with Kid Ink , and he’s also designed some of the dopest album covers for other big names in the industry. It’s only a matter of time before he’s selling out arenas.
KL Tha General
Latest Project: n/a
Fan Page: N/A
Notable song: “B-Wordz”
Why you need to know him: KL might be relatively new to the music scene in Colorado, but his music and his swagger is going to take him far. He’s perfected the club banger. He understands the importance of a catchy hook, easy wordplay and a beat that only works on blast. He’s definitely and artist you want to keep tabs on.
Latest Project: Trivia
Fan Page: www.facebook.com/gmuzik5280
Notable song: “Vice” (Feat. Delasean)
Why you need to know him: When Russell Grande is teamed up with his cohort Delasean they make incredible music, but on his solo Russel is nothing short of incredible himself. He makes that music that you can vibe to under all circumstances.
Latest Project: n/a
Fan Page: www.facebook.com/RaseanDouja
Notable song: “Tears of Joy”
Why you need to know him: Colorado up and comer, Rasean Douja, is all too reminiscent of J.Cole in our opinion. He brings this authentic poetic sound to the Colorado rap game, which manages to make you want to hear more of his story. With each song, you never know what you’re going to get, but it’s highly unlikely Rasean Douja will ever disappoint.
Latest Project: Red Cards Green Bottles
Fan Page: www.facebook.com/theRealMrMidas
Notable song: “Ask About Me”
Why you need to know him: MR. Midas is a California transplant, who knows exactly what he’s doing in the box state. His live performance stands out among his peers, and his music just makes you want to get up and get hyphy.
Latest Project: OTG
Fan Page: www.facebook.com/ShockNationENT
Notable song: “Nowadays”
Why you need to know him: Delasean has one of the smoothest flows in the state. He can body any beat effortlessly, and along with his comrade Russel Grande (also on this list) they put on one of the greatest performances you’ll ever see from a Colorado hiphop act. In short, Delasean is no fan of mediocrity.
Latest Project: The Real Ned Flanders
Fan Page: N/A
Notable song: “Juice”
Why you need to know him: Every now and then an artist comes along with a unique sound and a message to match. For Colorado, A Meazy is one of those artists. Void of the bull**** lyrics you’ll often hear in any local music scene, A Meazy possesses what many of us search for when scouring for new music to love…authenticity.
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