Hustlenomics This 24-year-old is hardly the only rising Southern rap star obsessed with boosting his bottom line. But unlike many of his peers (Young Jeezy, Rick… Hustlenomics This 24-year-old is hardly the only rising Southern rap star obsessed with boosting his bottom line. But unlike many of his peers (Young Jeezy, Rick… 2007-08-28 Yung Joc Hip-Hop/Rap
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Hustlenomics (2007)

YUNG CAPITALIST It's money that matters to the ATL's rising star, who earns his degree in Hustlenomics
YUNG CAPITALIST It's money that matters to the ATL's rising star, who earns his degree in Hustlenomics
EW's GRADE
A-

Details Release Date: Aug 28, 2007; Lead Performance: Yung Joc; Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap

This 24-year-old is hardly the only rising Southern rap star obsessed with boosting his bottom line. But unlike many of his peers (Young Jeezy, Rick Ross), Yung Joc actually makes a life of ceaseless capitalist calculation — or Hustlenomics — sound like a lot of fun. With his sophomore effort, the rhymester confidently wraps his unhurried drawl around the hugest, most sparkling synths that exec producer P. Diddy's riches can buy. Yung though he is, Joc just may be a credible rival to T.I. as the reigning king of ATL swagger. A-


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Originally posted Aug 21, 2007 Published in issue #951 Aug 31, 2007 Order article reprints
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