Determining Dallas Hip-Hop's Best Rappers, Projects and New Artists of 2014.
Last week, radio show Live From The Underground hosts JayWil and Rollo gathered some of Dallas' top hip-hop influencers to discuss the genre's elite efforts of the year.
With an impressive panel that included KG (Cosign Magazine), Chan-Lo (Chan-Lo.com), Rodney Blu (Local Over Everything), Pat (NasaGang), Lee Escebedo (Thrwd), H. Drew Blackburn (Dallas Observer), Rico Slice (K104, You Heard That New), M-Saw (IRAs), and Antonio Hall, the ensuing round table discussion broke down this year's Best New Artists, Best Projects and Best Rappers/Groups.
Some of the determining criteria included — but were hardly limited to – Twitter followers, media placements and live performances. After some heated, caught-on-video discussion, the final selections were agreed upon and listed below for your perusal.
4. Bee Feral
3. Crit Morris
2. Kid Cam
1. The IRAS (Terrence Spectacle, Devy Stonez. K. Vation, Kissed Killed, etc.)
4. Buffalo Black — RedPillWonderland
3. -topic — Be Good, Do Well
2. A.Dd+ — Nawf EP
1. Blue, the Misfit — Child in the Wild
4. Pooca Leroy
2. The Outfit, TX
1. Blue, the Misfit