Talking to Raury, listening to his music, or watching his first video, which Noisey is premiering today, you pretty much immediately get the impression that teenagers these days are getting cooler. Unless you’re a teenager yourself, in which case you probably just recognize that this kid is cool even by teen standards.
There’s more than meets the eye when it comes to Smoke DZA. The rapper and R.F.C. Music Group label head has been in the game for over a decade, and his personal journey has been one to marvel at. On his upcoming album, “Dream.ZONE.Achieve,” DZA breaks down his sonic excursion into three acts.