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  1. Rappers Southern Music Group release debut LP 'This Is What We Stand On'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | PR Log

    ... Southern Music Group cite as main artistic influences Trae the Truth, Lil Flip, ESG, Lil Kee Kee, Hawk, Dj Screw, and Z-Ro. Their own sound is pure rap music unadulterated by flashy effects and invasive melody lines, drawing power from the urban ...


  2. Why Are People So Excited About Daniel Caesar?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Houston Press

    ... definitely, but the song had to mean something. You couldn't crush on somebody and write "Song: I Hate U Bitch" by Z-Ro. That wouldn't work. You also couldn't write "Song: I Can Tell You Wanna F*ck" by the 504 Boyz. You had to have some couth. ...


  3. The 22 Best Quotes From The Big Moe 4 Ever DocumentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | Houston Press

    ... purposes, he is the eighth Houston rapper to receive such an honor, joining Screwed Up Click brothers Lil Keke and Z-Ro; Trae Tha Truth; Paul Wall; Slim Thug; Bun B and Sun. It's a crowning achievement that comes 17 years after his debut album ( ...


  4. Historic Hurricane Brings Texas' Music Artists TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | PRWeb

    The DFW area hip-hop artists stayed in Houston that night. They, and the legendary Houston area hip-hop artists, inspired by Z-RO's Houston 2Gether song, hit the recording studios and recorded a collaboration song for the ages.


  5. Xcelsior Productions Presents Unijamz Texas Strong Benefit Music FestRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2017 | Digital Game Developer

    Missouri City, TX, USA - SEPTEMBER 7th, 2017 - Unijamz Texas Strong music festival in the Greater Houston on September 30, 2017 at Xcelsior Sports Athletic Grounds Soccer Grounds) 14503 Fondren Road, Missouri City, TX 77489 . The Unijamz Texas Strong Benefit Music Fest will be held on September 30, 2017.


  6. Houston Hip-Hop Comes Out in Force for Hurricane Harvey VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... Bun B, who resides in Houston, announced he will headline a call-in telethon in addition to giving out "free verses." Z-Ro's somber "Houston 2Gether" became the first rap about the tragic flood - and song sales went to the relief efforts. "It's sad ...


  7. Bun B Says JAY-Z Was Dropping Shade On The "Get Throwed" RemixRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | HipHopDx

    ... the Rap Radar podcast. Allegedly, JAY-Z's verse on 2005's "Get Throwed (Remix)," which also featured Pimp C, Jeezy and Z-Ro, was actually a diss directed at an unknown entity. "If you listen to 'Get Throwed' to JAY's verse - for some people it's ...


  8. How Jevon Doe Bounced Back From A Near-Death Experience For "My Life Changed Pt. 1"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | HipHopDx

    ... H-town legend as one of the two artists who ignited his desire to rap. "The first artist I really started liking was Z-Ro . He's from Houston. From there, it was Lil Wayne. Them two right there really sparked me into wanting to rap. And then on top ...


  9. Redskins training camp playlist: 16 songs from 16 playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... will get anybody going right there. It's real. This new stuff, don't get me wrong a but this old stuff (the song was on Z-Ro's alum "Let the Truth Be Told", which released in 2005) can hit you in the right point. It just takes you back when you were ...


  10. Z-Ro Reportedly Claims Just Brittany Went To Police For AttentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | HipHopDx

    Houston rap legend Z-Ro is reportedly denying he ever beat his ex-girlfriend, Just Brittany, and claims her police report was all a publicity stunt on her behalf. The aspiring artist is a contestant on VH1's new show, SIGNED , which premiered on Wednesday and Z-Ro believes she filed the report on Monday in an effort to get her name in headlines.


  11. Things to know about Houston rappers Just Brittany and Z-RoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    Houston rappers Just Brittany and Z-Ro were dating, but she recently told police that her ex-boyfriend assaulted her for hours. Photos: Instagram Houston rappers Just Brittany and Z-Ro were dating, but she recently told police that her ex-boyfriend assaulted her for hours.


  12. Boosie and Z-Ro Bring Passion Out of Pain at South Side BallroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | D Magazine

    ... was Boosiefest, a now semi-annual Dallas concert held at various venues around town. This year, it was just Boosie, Z-Ro, Young Dolph, and something like 1,500 fans. ( Ed. Note: And yeah, we know we're a few days late, but it's been a busy week so ...


  13. Z-Ro Bonds Out After Being Arrested For Aggravated AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | HipHopDx

    Houston rap legend Z-Ro was reportedly released from a Harris County, Texas jail after posting a $50,000 bond, according to the Houston Chronicle. The No Love Boulevard rapper was arrested for felony aggravated assault on Wednesday for allegedly beating his ex-girlfriend - rapper Just Brittany - for hours.


  14. Houston rapper Z-Ro expected in court on domestic abuse chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Chron

    Rapper Z-Ro is seen at the grand opening at Paul Wall's grillz store on Oct. 22, 2016, in Houston, Texas. Joseph Wayne McVey, the rapper's real name, posted bail after accusations of domestic violence on July 27, 2017.


  15. Houston rapper Z-Ro arrested for allegedly beatingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | KBMT

    HARRIS COUNTY, Texas- Houston rap legend Z-Ro was arrested and charged with aggravated assault for allegedly beating an ex-girlfriend. He appeared in court on Wednesday.


  16. Z-RO Held Without Bond For Beating Rapper Girlfriend Just BrittanyRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2017 | AllHipHop.com

    Houston, Texas rap legend Z-RO may have retired, and he is already spending a portion of his time behind bars.


  17. 21 Savage Is Out Here Making Love Songs And ShitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Stereogum

    ... to hear him throwing around homophobic slurs a couple of times. The best dark-minded street-rappers, like Prodigy or Z-Ro, tend to be the ones who surprise us by unexpectedly speaking out against homophobia, not the ones who blindly reinforce it. ...


  18. Z-Ro Is Done With Rap; We're Not Better Off For ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2017 | Houston Press

    ... that as he firmly situates himself as a 40-year-old that he isn't putting a cap on his career because of age. Rather, Z-Ro is tired of you not appreciating what he has done better than nearly anyone in Houston (or rap, period) for the better part of ...


  19. Maybe You'll Miss Z-Ro After He's GoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Stereogum

    ... y'all doing, but fuck all y'all / Don't walk up on me too quick cuz I don't trust all y'all." That, in a nutshell, is Z-Ro, the great Houston rapper who, for decades now, has been amassing a fervent cult following by lamenting, with great depth and ...


  20. Z-Ro Releases His Final Album, 'No Love Boulevard'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Vibe

    It's been a lucrative, emotional and prolific run for Houston rapper, Z-Ro . After more than twenty years as one of rap's most transparent MCs, the former Rap-A-Lot artist is saying goodbye to his legendary career by releasing his final album, No Love Boulevard .