–illustration and article by Javier Suárez @javiercantdraw

I heard Jamal Gutierrez' RA the Rugged Man’s Definition of a Rap Flow competition entry and I stopped my intended Mixtape Monday this week to draw this one up instead. Firstly, kid can rap. Secondly, KID CAN RAP. After the first few rapidly spit verses, I was fumbling with my mouse to rewind the track. 

These 17-year-old hip hop prodigies keep emerging all over the States, but A-F-R-O holds his spot firmly near the front of the line. Listen to the relatively unknown lyricist and check for yourself.


Circus Magazine

CIRCUS aims to educate and enlighten the masses of the Generation-Y mindset and perspective–representing today’s young, beautiful and inspirational–our smart and sensational. CIRCUS will give voices to the underrepresented and will start the necessary movement of showcasing the opinions and ideas of our growing (but in the eyes of the current media) invisible intelligentsia. We’re all the stars of our personal CIRCUS–our lives–and we’re merely here to ensure no one misses the greatest shows the world has to offer.