As the Southern-rap money train finally runs out of steam, it's fitting that the style is currently—and perhaps terminally—resting in the land of its Technicolor, reality-detached origin: Miami. Flo Rida, proprietor of the most hyped-up album release of this bleak commercial down-cycle, started his career as a hypeman for 2 Live Crew, the first Southern rap crew to amass national attention; 2LC's crass, careless... More >>>