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  1. Slim Thug releases sixth solo album, 'Hogg Life Vol. II: Still Surviving'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Examiner.com

    ... truth regarding it will soon come forth. Hogg Life: The Beginning was not strong, just decent, thanks to singer/rapper Z-Ro's participation and a few solid production/lyrical moments. Because of Thugga's laid back vocal swagger and one or two catchy ...

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  2. Status Ain't Hood: Beatking, Sauce Twinz, And Houston Rap's Next WaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Stereogum

    ... town of Port Arthur. But Houston also has local legends with barely any profile in the rest of the world. Z-Ro and Lil Keke and the late Fat Pat might be mere cult figures in most of the country; in Texas, they're rap gods. Houston has its own rap ...

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  3. Dear Local Musicians: No Rockets Playoff Songs, PleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... remember the "Houston," track, where GNB basically fixed up the FOX NFL Sunday theme music to let Slim, Paul Wall and Z-Ro make a bunch of punchlines about J.J. Watt and others. Arian Foster appeared in the video, as did the aforementioned Watt and ...

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  4. Interview with underground hip hop artist NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... me. Now I can get inspiration from a lyrical beast such as Royce Da 5'9" or Tech N9ne, a very unique vocal like Z-Ro, crazy energy such as System of A Down or DMX, or real to life grittiness such as a Gil Scott Heron. To be completely honest I love ...

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  5. 7th Annual Free Press Summer Fest Returns to Elanor Tinsley Park June 6th & 7thRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... to say the least. More on that soon. Welcome to Houston - A rap supergroup featuring Bun-B, Slim Thug, Devin The Dude, Z-Ro, Paul Wall, Mike Jones, Scarface, Lil Flip and Lil Keke among others, There are far more Houston bands playing than I have ...

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  6. 7th Annual Free Press Summer Fest Returns to Elanor Tinsley Park June 6th & 7thRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... to say the least. More on that soon. Welcome to Houston - A rap supergroup featuring Bun-B, Slim Thug, Devin The Dude, Z-Ro, Paul Wall, Mike Jones, Scarface, Lil Flip and Lil Keke among others, There are far more Houston bands playing than I have ...

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  7. Slim ThugRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... reaching the H-town Platonic ideal of kush, females and drank. On Pt. 1: The Beginning , assisted by longtime foil Z-Ro and hot newcomers the Sauce Twinz (among others), Thugga drops hints left and right how young Gs might follow in his footsteps, ...

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  8. Hip-hop at SXSW 2015: Bigger and better than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Austin American Statesman

    ... Bronson , 2 Chainz and a slew of Odd Future alums including Casey Veggies and Earl Sweatshirt . Texas heavyweights, Z-Ro, Trae the Truth, Doughbeezy and G.R.I.T. Boys will also be in the house. The caliber of hip-hop artists coming into town this ...

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  9. Z-Ro - "Sweet James"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | AllHipHop.com

    Houston rapper Z-Ro aka the Mo City Don drops his track "Sweet James" getting the assist on production form Flaco da Great, who has produced for a host of artist over the course of his career.

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  10. Roosh Williams Leads Rainbow Coalition of Local Rap at WaltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... reason to: the highlight of his set was a closing rendition of "Hustletown," his recent collaboration with H-town icon Z-Ro. Put simply, T2 held his own with the King of the Ghetto. His upcoming album, Southwest Side Story , is going to convert a ...

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  11. T2 Ft. Z-Ro - " "Hustletown"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | KNEK-FM Lafayette

    T2 is kicking the month off with a bang, enlisting Z-Ro "The Mo City Don" himself for new heat titled "Hustletown", featuring production from Jon Z Productions and Dusty Rodez.

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  12. March Madness: Z-Ro vs. the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... scene. Every day it seems we've been stockpiling new material to sift through. The first issue came about a week ago as Z-Ro was doing press for his recently released Melting the Crown album. The main impetus behind Z-Ro's latest album is not any of ...

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  13. Z-Ro Says Houston Is "Not A Music City Anymore"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | HipHopDx

    During an interview with XXL magazine, Houston, Texas rapper Z-Ro didn't hesitate in sharing his honest opinion on the current state of the Hip Hop scene in his hometown. While speaking with the publication, the rapper revealed that Houston rap hasn't "been in a good place since 2004."

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  14. Free Press Summer Fest's 2015 concert lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Welcome to Houston featuring Bun-B, Slim Thug, Devin The Dude, Z-Ro, Paul Wall, Mike Jones, Scarface, Lil Flip, Lil Keke, and The Suffers Photo: Jay Dryden/For The Houston Chronicle L-R: Phallon Wright and Asli Omar of The Tontons beat the Summer Festival heat with parasols.

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  15. Melting the Crown - Z-RoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Watersblogged

    We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from Melting the Crown by Z-Ro, download iTunes now.

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  16. Z-Ro sure does melt the crown in his 18th solo LPRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Houston, Texas rap singer Z-Ro is just that, a rap singer. Affiliated with the late DJ Screw's Screwed Up Click collective and signed to H-Town's longstanding Rap-A-Lot record institution, Z-Ro, or Joseph McVey, combines down South r&b singing with hard, aggressive rap bars for a sound like nothing else, even when juxtaposed against all the hybrid performers of the modern day.

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  17. The Single Life: Doeman Elevates; Lyric Michelle Gets PersonalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... stunting by all parties involved. In other words, your standard "rock with your crew" club track. DJ B*Ryte feat. Z-Ro, Mike D & GT Garza, "IDFWU (Remix)" Which version of Z-Ro do I like the most? The one who cares very little for love and was a ...

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  18. Dro Fe Ft. Z-Ro - "Im Just Sayin"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | AllHipHop.com

    Dro Fe is repping the Lone Star state and is prepping the release of his forthcoming project, No, set to drop on March 31st. After dropping "Trenches" featuring Johnny Cinco and "The Circle", the Texas Titan debuts his new single "I'm Just Sayin" featuring the Houston OG Z-Ro.

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  19. Slim Thug - "Hogg Life: The Beginning"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | AllHipHop.com

    Before Slim Thug 's new album Hogg Life: The Beginning hit shelves tomorrow morning, he decides to treat his fans to a free stream of the entire album down below. The project comes with 14 singles and features from Z-Ro , Propain , Sauce Twins , Chayse and more.

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  20. The 14 Best Houston Rap Tapes Of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... to current contemporaries and his flow never wavers throughout. He's a self-proclaimed "Vato," one that can hang with Z-Ro on wax and pilfer great guest verses out of anyone. Such a shame The Legend Of Richie Valens didn't get its proper due until ...

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