But in , that tired trope has been flipped on its head, as two songs fusing those genres have stormed to the forefront of pop culture. Brown is a multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, producer and engineer who has been working in Atlanta for years, collaborating with artists like Fergie, Kane Brown and Pitbull. In a phone interview, Brown talked about the lineage of country rap, his initial reaction to Lil Nas X, African Americans in country music and more. Excerpts of the conversation are below. How did you develop an interest in both rap and country? I grew up in the projects of Atlanta. The first thing I learned how to do was to duck. You hear gunshots, you hit the floor. When I went to the country and I heard gunshots, no one ducked.
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Brown's debut single " The Git Up " was released in April and as of July has over 50 million streams on Spotify. Brown was raised in Atlanta, Georgia listening to hip hop artists, such as OutKast. In the summer days, Brown would visit his grandmother in Butler, Georgia where he would listen to country music, such as Johnny Cash. Brown would go on to appreciate both forms of music.
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She needs to be, and maybe she will get there. She didn't tell anyone because her own lack self worth and shame petrified her to do anything about it. December 16, Dating a mormon girl. Maybe watch "Going Clear" with her.