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Rico Denaro Talks About Alabama, Leaving The Streets, Says The Birmingham Music Scene Is “Dead”

Rico Denaro “Off The Porch” Interview

We sat down with Alabama artist Rico Denaro for an exclusive “Off The Porch” interview! During our conversation he discussed growing up in the tough streets of Birmingham, the different sides of Alabama, jumping off the porch at 14 years old, learning from his past mistakes, making music at the age of 12, his support system holding him accountable and keeping him on the right track, reasons not to glorify money, maturing at an early age from experience and those around him, his first single “On The Block”, sacrificing staying out the streets and locking in the studio, His transition from the streets to pursing his rap career, studio sessions, the dynamic with his producer Dre, incorporating the drill sound into his music, thoughts on the current state of Alabama’s music scene, his upcoming projects & EP’s and much more! 

Rico Denaro

Interview by Manny Akiio

DGB Media

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“Off The Porch” is Dirty Glove Bastard’s exclusive interview series where artists, producers, DJs & industry insiders are given a platform to tell their unfiltered story. Dirty Glove Bastard was created in 2007 to shine more light on the buzzing, regional music scenes in the South & Midwest.


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