• Season 2

    Get to Know Apollo the Great

    If his name doesn't hook you, his reincarnation of hip hop's "golden era" will

    • Behind the Unsigned: Apollo the Great

      Isam Muhammad

      Known more for murder than for music, the city of Camden in south New Jersey brings hip hop fans the raw edge of Apollo the Great. Born and raised in the 90s, the 23-year-old emcee was unsurprisingly heavily influenced by the genre's "golden era." His style and lyricism have often been compared to those of East Coast legend Nas, whose longevity and contributions to hip hop Apollo the Great hopes to one day match.