Host Andrew Barber and rapper Danny Brown converse about the hip-hop star’s influences, approaches, record label, future plans and much more.
Since emerging in the late ‘00s, Danny Brown has refused to take the same approach twice. Andrew Barber guides you through the highlights of the Detroit rapper’s growing catalog with this annotated playlist.
Danny Brown’s “Greatest Rapper Ever” sounded like nothing else when it came out in 2010. While Detroit always had its own sound, fashion and slang, Danny brought something fresh. Raw and unfiltered, his blue-collar style offered unique insight into the city’s scene. I needed to hear more, so I downloaded everything available at the time. Many listeners felt the same way; Danny soon became a fixture on music blogs, in magazines and on websites.