Posts Tagged ‘Yung Gleesh’

Sounds About Right: The Best Local Albums of 2014

Replay the year in D.C.'s raddest albums and EPs.

The Breaks: This Week in Local Hip-Hop

Diamond District's got a new remix LP, and Yung Gleesh might have released his most bizarre and hilarious video to date.

The Breaks: This Week in Local Hip-Hop

Let’s address the elephant in the room: Wale's "Chillin" was a mistake from the jump.

The Breaks: This Week in Local Hip-Hop

The Breaks goes on a wild robbery with Logic, mellows out with a Beyond Modern remix, and sees Yung Gleesh's dance get the video game treatment.

The Breaks: The Week in Local Hip-Hop

A closer look at Chaz French's first project, plus new videos from Diamond District and Fat Trel, and the least-anticipated clip of Yung Gleesh dancing. Ever.

Listen: Yung Gleesh, Cleansides Finest 3

The up-and-coming rapper's mixtape flaunts his wit, sense of humor, and aggression over the trap beats his fans adore.

The Breaks: Trillectro and a Song for Ferguson

The Breaks is back after a two-week hiatus with thoughts on the surprise hit that regenerated national interest in Wale four years ago, new music from Yung Gleesh, Rahiem Supreme, and Dino Bam, and an old Rob Regal song that’s become painfully relevant in the wake of what’s happening in Ferguson, Mo. Then, of course, [...]

“I Don’t Really Like This New D.C.”: Yung Gleesh on Why Local Fans Don’t Show Love

Yung Gleesh was essentially knighted when he opened for nationally renowned DJ A-Trak at the 9:30 Club in June. "I only get a few opportunities out of the year to perform in front of thousands of people, and that was one of them," the D.C. rapper says. "That boy A-Trak has millions of fans. It [...]

ToDo ToDay: Yung Gleesh, Judas Priestess, and DC Zinefest

Yung Gleesh is the jester of the DMV hip-hop scene. He rhymes in a barely intelligible slur, he’s prone to doing the robot in his videos, and he’s not afraid to be a goof. But just as easily as he entertains with the pants-dropping antics he displays in the hilarious “Deuce Mane” video, he delivers [...]

This Week’s DMV Hip-Hop Happenings

Here's a highlight reel of some of the happenings across the DMV hip-hop scene for the week, beginning with Cinco de Mayo and ending with Puff Daddy speaking at Howard University's Commencement tomorrow.
Shy Glizzy’s "Awwsome" Video
Shy Glizzy lived out his kingpin dreams in the video for "Awwsome," from February’s Young Jefe mixtape. The J.R. Saint-directed [...]