If you like Raury, listen to WebsterX
Determined not to fall into rap's popular conventions, this young Milwaukee rapper is quickly gaining a following for his wild style and straightforward, honest rhymes. He doesn't exactly sound like Raury, but in terms of youthful, creative, energy across his songs and visuals, and his ability to spit and sing, he inhabits a similar territory.
WebsterX pours himself into his songs, boasting a sharp tongue and a self-described "flamboyant flow" that swings from raspy sing-song lines to galloping, unrestrained raps in the space between heartbeats. "doomsday" is an easy standout, but for those inclined his entire Desperate Youth album is a deep trip into the mind of youth discovering the possibility of independence.