Cool kids rap (think early Mac Miller and Chiddy Bang) was in during the later 2000s, and Asher Roth was one of the rappers who benefited from that wave. The Morrisville, Penn. native turns 30 years old today.
The Boombox decided to look back at the rappers and singers who made it to XXL’s prestigious Freshman Class. Find out where they are now and see what they have been doing in their careers since their recognition from the magazine.
It hasn't been the smoothest ride for Asher Roth since exploding on to the scene with his 2009 hit 'I Love College,' but he's still keeping upbeat and determined, which he conveys on the song 'Be Right' featuring Major Myjah.
Before Mac Miler was christened with the dubious (and undeserved) title of "frat rapper" there was Asher Roth. Hailing from Atlanta by way of Philly, Roth saw huge success with his single "College" and then fell into relative obscurity while dealing with the ups and downs of label politics. Now a reinvigorated Roth has returned with a new offering called 'Greenhouse Effect Volu