It’s tough to get any deeper into the Deep South than Montgomery. The capital of Alabama epitomizes Southern glories and Southern sins. Struggle, spirituality, interpersonal warmth and fierce determination, injustice and discrimination – it’s all written in bold letters in the city’s history. Montgomery is a place of high drama, a crucible of the Civil Rights movement, and the backdrop to artistic ferment that has been going on for decades. You’d expect there to be an incendiary, irresistible, fully realized hip-hop scene in Montgomery. As long as CEO Fully Loaded and Fatt Macc are around, there always will be.
“Round The Corner,” the latest single from CEO Fully Loaded, epitomizes the Southern trap sound and aesthetic. It’s simultaneously bruising and soothing, seductive and irascible, whip-smart and immediately accessible. // Continue to the full article