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The Break Presents: Rucci – XXL

Itsrosegold_Admin | September 23, 2020

Following in a family member’s footsteps turned out to be a good thing for West Coast rapper Rucci. Back when he was a 5-year-old kid in Inglewood, Calif., Rucci, known by the nickname Midget in his younger years, saw rap as something he did for fun with his uncle P Funky, […]


The Break Presents: Cookiee Kawaii

Itsrosegold_Admin | September 16, 2020

The world of music has somewhat been flipped on its head over the last decade or so, where regional sounds can go international in the blink of an eye. One of those genres is Jersey club, a fast-paced style of dance music inspired by Baltimore club and uses more rap […]


The Break Presents: Tokyo’s Revenge

Itsrosegold_Admin | September 10, 2020

It isn’t clear how things will work out until they begin. When he was 16 years old, Tokyo’s Revenge was like most young aspiring rappers; he started freestyling at school. After graduating the following year, the teen wasn’t sure what was next for him. He was homeless at the age of […]


The Break Presents: Octavian – XXL

Itsrosegold_Admin | September 3, 2020

When you know, you know. Ten years ago, back when he was 14 years old, London rapper Octavian decided that education wasn’t going to be the key to his future, music was. After seeing the success of 50 Cent, and comparing that to having to sit through math class, the […]


The Break Presents: Bfb Da Packman

Itsrosegold_Admin | August 27, 2020

Hip-hop moves fast these days, and with that, a rapper’s fortune can really change in just a week. That’s what happened for Michigan rapper Bfb Da Packman. In 2015, he moved to Houston from his hometown of Flint, Mich. after getting off probation for a gun and drug case. Bfb […]


The Break Presents: Capolow – XXL

Itsrosegold_Admin | August 19, 2020

You never know what will influence you. For Capolow, he was a kid with an older brother who rapped for fun. Watching his sibling spit rhymes as an East Oakland youth eventually led to Capolow telling his big bro he wanted to make a song when he was 13. It […]


The Break Presents: Jasiah – XXL

Itsrosegold_Admin | August 13, 2020

A rapper mixing their influences together is what makes their artistry unique, especially when it comes to their sound. Back when he was a tween in Ohio, Jasiah started to make beats on programs like GarageBand and Ableton in 2011. Three years later, he started using the beats he produced for his […]


The Break Presents: Ron Suno

Itsrosegold_Admin | July 30, 2020

Life is long enough that an artist can choose multiple lanes and career aspects, putting time into those passions to excel. Ron Suno was just a 13-year-old kid from The Bronx when he started rhyming in 2014, and even dropped a song titled “Murder.” But even at such a young age, […]


The Break Presents: Young T & Bugsey

Itsrosegold_Admin | July 22, 2020

One of the most rewarding things about creativity is it helps you find and build a community. All over the world, there are teens making all kinds of art, and teaming up with each other via those mediums. This kind of thinking birthed Young T & Bugsey, two 23-year-old rappers from Nottingham, U.K. who […]


The Break Presents: The Kid Laroi

Itsrosegold_Admin | July 15, 2020

Plenty of young rappers have made music then found fame and success via the internet. The thing is, a lot of them do it in their respective countries, and don’t tend to cross over like 16-year-old rapper and singer The Kid Laroi has. A native of Sydney, Australia, Laroi first […]