Posts Tagged ‘Gleesh’

Fat Trel Is Happy Because He’s “Rich As Fuck”

Fresh from performing with Rick Ross at Echostage last Friday, Fat Trel released a video for "Rich As Fuck" from his latest mixtape, Gleesh. The song, produced by All Star and featuring Trel’s best singing voice on the hook, has a summery vibe that goes unmatched by the concert- and studio-footage-heavy video. That doesn’t stop [...]

The Trouble With Fat Trel’s Semen-Centric Cover Art

I’m partial to rappers who know how to self-deprecate. Lil’ Wayne embraces his stature; Ol’ Dirty Bastard knew he was a creep. In an art form frequently powered by braggadocio, a little real-talk is refreshing.
So I’ve been poised to love Fat Trel from the start. His moniker rings true—Trel’s carrying a few extra, heavily tattooed [...]

Listen: Fat Trel “Too Much” and “How U Feel”

Fat Trel fans have been eager to hear a full project from their favorite goon since he inked a deal with MMG, and the D.C. rapper has responded with a steady stream of music in the lead-up to his next mixtape, Gleesh. On "Too Much," he reworks Drake’s earnest standout track of the same name [...]