Aaron Cohen’s recent EP Home Less finds the Southend native aligning his sharp, nihilistic barbs with beats that trend low-end, boom-bap and crawling. The rapper has definitely found his sweet spot. “Sidelines” is the opening track on Home Less and it’s appropriately grimy like the LA River. Video directed by Jesse Diamond and song produced by JG Beats.
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AUDIO: “Rap Money” – Inner City Kids (feat. Aaron Cohen, AbGoHard & Spaceman; prod. by Kemal)
A glistening boom-bap track from the NYC-based Inner City Kids clique which features Seattle’s own Aaron Cohen. “Rap Money” pushes along like a 4-5 Infinit on the FDR.
AUDIO: Home Less – Aaron Cohen
A number of years ago Aaron Cohen moved from Seattle to Queens with a beard and a hip-hop dream. Hear more of his story in the 206UP x 28HUNDRED interview with the rapper from last summer.
Home Less is Cohen’s latest album, an EP that carries his particular low-key stunting grime into deeper territory and highlights the reasons why the MC is hitting even on an international level. And check out the video for “Booyakah” featuring Los Angeles psychedelics expert Alexander Spit.
VIDEO: “Right Here” – Aaron Cohen & ABGoHard (dir. by YSKSK)
Filmed on location in some scrap yards in Queens and what appears to be the dankest house party in Long Island City, Seattle native and NYC-based Aaron Cohen and his Inner City Kids teammate ABGoHard with a new track and video, “Right Here” from their upcoming Ugly Boyz EP.
VIDEO: “Dreams Money Can’t Buy” – Aaron Cohen
Seattle native, Queens-relocated rapper Aaron Cohen continues to put video work in even as he gears up for his first multi-country tour across Europe with Smoke DZA. “Dreams Money Can’t Buy” is Aaron’s latest and it’s from his first official album, You Wouldn’t Know.
VIDEO: “L.E.G. (Lust Envy Greed)” – Aaron Cohen (dir. by Bertrand Touchard)
Aaron Cohen with a moody clip for the track “L.E.G. (Lust Envy Greed)” off his recent You Wouldn’t Know EP. Directed by Frenchman Bertrand Touchard of InDaPROD.
VIDEO: “Ain’t Shit” – Aaron Cohen (dir. by Goldrush)
A very dope look from Aaron Cohen. “Ain’t Shit” was produced by Kemal and the (almost) one take video was directed by Goldrush. From Aaron’s You Wouldn’t Know EP, streaming below.
NEW MUSIC: You Wouldn’t Know – Aaron Cohen
Captain of the filthy monotonic, Aaron Cohen — the Queens-based, Seattle-bred rapper — dropped his latest project yesterday. You Wouldn’t Know is a seven-track EP with a dark and catchy appeal; the most accurate representation yet of who he is as an MC. Listen and download below, and make sure to check out the exclusive 28Hundred interview below that.
VIDEO: “Young Casanovas” – Aaron Cohen (feat. ABGOHARD)
Seattle to Queens transplant Aaron Cohen preps the release of his clique’s mixtape, the self-titled Inner City Kids (due this fall), by pushing the limits of good taste and violating a couple dozen NYC building codes in his new clip for “Young Casanovas,” featuring teammate ABGOHARD.
28HUNDRED PRESENTS: Aaron Cohen
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Aaron Cohen is a Queens-based rapper from the Seward Park neighborhood in Seattle, who’s been garnering a fair amount of burn on national outlets like Noisey, Mishka and Mass Appeal. 28Hundred sat down with Aaron in Queens for this exclusive interview.
Check out his latest song “You Wouldn’t Know” (featuring Alexander Spit) the title track from his upcoming EP due September 22.