“When I’m in the studio, I’m calm,” says Young
Riot, sitting in a swivel chair at his East Boston studio. “I can get
pretty animated and go off. Someone saw me moving and called it a riot.”
Call it the calm before the storm. The young rapper is making waves in
Boston’s hip-hop scene. He signed with Bay State staple Amalgam Digital
last year and has since been covered in Hip Hop magazine and
the Source, performed at the 2010 SXSW music festival, gotten
nominated for MTVU’s best freshman video (for “Money Money”), and
started his own clothing company, YOMP. Read More . . .
DOWNLOAD: Young Riot, "Tool in the Titty" (mp3)
Photos, Video, Mp3s: Boston Rap's Class of 2010. By Erin Baldassari.