Rich Rocka’s stage name is always changing—in the past, he has been known as Ya Boy and YB The Rockstar—but one thing that remains a constant (besides change) is his fun, club-friendly style. Rich is gearing up for the release of his new solo album, Ya Boy Rich Rocka, and to get you ready, he has dropped lead single 4 the Money. Here, Rocka showcases a raspy, smoky flow perfectly matched to his drug-inspired lyrics. Joining Rocka atop Nizzy J’s whirring trap beat is fellow Californian Clyde Carson, whose slurred, swaying flow sounds right at home next to his west coast compatriot. Ya Boy Rich Rocka drops this Tuesday, November 5, at which point it will be available for streaming and purchase in The DJBooth.
Written by Lucas G. on 11/4/13
Formerly known as Ya Boy and YB the Rockstar, and previously signed to label deals with the Game and to Akon, ceaseless Bay Area representer Rich Rocka is now back on the independent grind with his aptly-titled new album, Ya...
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