Before setting off for Memphis, Zettler corrals Greg and Chuck, a Memphian living in Atlanta, for a dive into Memphis’ influence on Atlanta hip hop, and the deeper connections between the two cities.
How much did 90s Memphis hip hop play into Atlanta’s hip hop rise? Why is contemporary Memphis rap slept on? Why couldn’t Memphis rappers get along in the 90s? What enabled Atlanta to stand out on the scene collectively? Hip hop heads, Memphis folk, Atliens, Atlantans, music lovers…this for you.