Nappy Roots Embrace Country in ‘Waste Some Time’ — Video
Stephen J. Cohen, FilmMagic Colt Ford knows the recipe for a great party: take some of the brightest names in hip-hop, a big helping of their fans, a homemade Slip 'N Slide and a dash of Crisco, and you've got for one helluva bash. The country rapper's 'Waste Some Time' video has all the key ingredients, filmed at a lake just outside of his hometown of Athens, Ga ...
Nappy Roots, Organized Noize Collaborating on Album
Kentucky-based rap group Nappy Roots and Atlanta hip-hop production wizards Organized Noize have joined forces to create a naturally Southern hip-hop flavored album. The two camps are currently putting together their as-yet-untitled full-length project in Dungeon East Studios...
Nappy Roots Pursue ‘Nappyness’ on Fourth Album
Not many hip-hop collectives last more than a few albums, but Kentucky's Nappy Roots isn't your average rags-to-riches-to-rags story. The fivesome, which debuted back in 2002 as a sextet with its platinum-certified 'Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz,' has seen career heights, like the hits 'Awnaw' featuring Jazze Pha and 'Po' Folks' featuring Anthony Hamilton, as well as a handful of lows -- parti