Joell Ortiz and Present: Fade to Famous (The Trailer)


Photo Credit: Polina Yamshchikov (for NPR)

On Friday, September 12, at the Fade 2 Famous barbershop in Brooklyn, New York, Slaughterhouse mic murderer Joell Ortiz and came together to create the first Fade to Famous cypher.

Over 150 local emcees auditioned for the chance to spit in a neighborhood cypher with Joell, from which the five most impressive entrants were selected. 

The full, Erikson Corniel-directed presentation is coming soon, but in the meantime enjoy a quick :30 second trailer of the event.

Joell Ortiz' new album, House Slippers, is out now and can be previewed here.