|Ain’t Used a Scale Since the Tenth Grade: Starlito and Trapperman Dale’s Trapstar||September 24, 2018|
|Time is a Flat Circle: Scotty ATL and Starlito’s “Daily Routine”||February 12, 2017|
|The Rap Up: Week of October 28||October 28, 2016|
The internet's best rap column is back with new ones from Boogie, Drake, Curren$y, and more.
|The Rap Up: Week of July 29||July 29, 2016|
Torii MacAdams is tired of rappers comparing “Medusa” to all things sedimentary in their rhymes In Greek mythology, Gaia, the Earth’s mother, is the primordial deity who birthed the Titans, along with daughter Rhea, who begat the Olympian Gods. The Titans and Olympian Gods were combative shit-stirrers, mothered by the terra itself, considerable forces destined […]
|Starlito & Danny Brown: Driving Under the Influence||February 17, 2014|
Evan Nabavian only drives drunk on Wednesdays. On “The D.U.I. Song” Starlito narrates a night that begins with a few beers and ends wrapped around a telephone pole. He makes the Saved by the Bell reference before you can, and the characters, plot, and setting reveal a deft storyteller with a firm grasp of narrative. Starlito […]
|Starlito, Don Trip & Kevin Gates – “Leash on Life”||October 11, 2013|
If you can watch this video and don’t get shook, then I feel sorry for you. Shit like this is why I loved rap music in the first place. It reminds me of the first time I heard the Menace II Society soundtrack with “Str8 Up Menace,” “Trigga Gots No Heart,” and “Pocket Full of […]
|Video: Kevin Gates ft. Starlito – “MYB”||August 5, 2013|
Bodega rap from the dirty. Gates links up with the Cashville All Star for this cut from Stranger Than Fiction. Video looks like it was coated in the appropriate layer of decay, filth, and red solo cups. Croaking world-weary rap is always the best rap.
|Question in the Form of An Answer: Starlito||July 17, 2013|
While admittedly leaning for most of these questions and answers, Starlito never lacked for words or charisma. He spoke like he raps: honest and effective. Sometimes clouded and complex, talking circular and not necessarily in succession of thought. We met in studios and a restaurant over the course of three days during A3C in Atlanta […]