Gorilla Convict

  • Hustling & Hip-Hop

Hustling & Hip-Hop

Legendary figures of the drug game have been the province of myth and hearsay until the rise of hip-hop. Cocaine or gangsta rap is crack era nostalgia taken to its extreme. Read these stories and interviews where hustling and hip-hop collide.

  • December 1, 2013
Got a couple observations that I'd like to expound on. First of the two, why are so many of my young homies acting like BITCHES [...] ...
  • October 27, 2013
For anyone checking up on this site for me let me open with my most sincere apology. Your readership means the world to me and I thank you for your ti ...
  • October 5, 2013
This is a tribute dedicated to all the lost souls, lost lives and casualties of war in this life we call the game. A game is where there are very few ...
  • April 21, 2013
Ain't no socializing with any of ya'll cats popping off no more. No hanging out. None of that shit. I can't even tell ya'll niggahs my name cause I mi ...
  • March 3, 2013
Rolling Stone magazine called him "the William Howard Taft of the rap game; the self-proclaimed 'big fat black nigga'; the guy T-Pain once called 'Bos ...
  • February 3, 2013
For some reason I have never liked NFL superstar Ray Lewis. Maybe because he always been too bold, too brash and too cocky. I don't know why but he se ...
  • December 9, 2012
According to legend, Seven Crowns started out in 1970 as a street gang of rabble rousers whose members pelted houses and threatened to burn them down. ...
  • October 14, 2012
At the same time that Preme was getting his crew situated at Baisley Projects, a movie came out that impacted him and all of the young drug dealers of ...
  • October 7, 2012
Hip-hop and the streets are a combustible mix, which invariably lead to prison, but sometimes from prison an idea that becomes tangible is born. From ...
  • September 30, 2012
American culture loves it’s bad guys and urban gangster films that explore the drug game and gangbanging have become increasingly popular, just as t ...
  • September 23, 2012
In 1986 I was two years into my career as a Deejay and when I say Deejay I don't mean cutting, scratching, transforming, and all that mess, I mean set ...
  • September 16, 2012
A group of young men of different shades of color are standing up bopping their heads to the beat knocking in their headphones... some are sitting dow ...