Genius andÂ Felipe release the deluxe edition ofÂ “a Eastside Story”.
Jamaican-born, Atlanta-bredÂ GeniusÂ is a major architect of the ATL trap scene, working behind the scenes as a DJ, curator, and mixtape host in the influential music city. With today’s release ofÂ A Eastside Story: Deluxe Edition,Â Genius grabs the spotlight demonstrating his considerable abilities on the mic. The LP is a collaborative effort with newcomerÂ Felipe, and the two emcees demonstrate close chemistry, trading bars and providing each other with auto-tuned ad-libs.
“Felipe is my good friend and a young artist who I had been working with,” explains Genius. “He captures what is going on in his life growing up and living on the east side of Atlanta. We meshed together our stories from 2 different perspectives growing up in the same place.” The project includes features fromÂ K Camp, Que, Hoodrich Pablo Juan, Mr. 2-17, K-Noe, Rich Espy, T-Hood, Coca Vango, Scotty ATL, and Two-9.