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Summer Daze Festival – Raleigh, N.C.

Summer Daze Festival – Raleigh, N.C.

Catch the Slum County general, Lute, who will be performing at the Summer Daze Festival in Raleigh, NC on August 18th, 2018. Tickets are now on sale on the Summer Daze Festival website now!...
Lute – Slidin Thru

Lute – Slidin Thru

“I’m just tryna feed my daughter, ni**a fuck a rap.” A line from Lute’s “Paychecks (Intro)”, the Charlotte, North Carolina native was ready to quit rap altogether. In fact, he had already decided West 1996 Pt.2 was going to be his last project ever. Until his phone...

Stairwell Freestyle

“Oh how I finesse my pain,” says Charlotte, North Carolina MC Lute, who took a pause from his first tour with the Dreamville family to stop by MASS APPEAL HQ. After an excellent Open Space interview, he stepped into the dusty corridor to kick straight...
Special Delivery Podcast: Lute

Special Delivery Podcast: Lute

Lute joins Special to break down his project ‘West 1996 Pt. 2’ including the songs he would play for someone who has never heard his music, how he chose the features, the significance of Fruity Pebbles cereal, what it was like holding on to this project...

Vevo Meets: Lute

Lute, the North Carolina MC behind “Juggin’,” “Morning Shift” and “Still Slummin’,” explains a few of his inspirations and goals. Find how how he got that J. Cole co-sign, see which instrument he likes to play, and learn...

Drinking Tall Boys and Talking Life

Hours before the Never Had Sh!t show at Durham, NC’s Motorco, Slum County’s own Lute talks life, inspirations and what lies ahead with Dan Mercer from SevenFootGiant. Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lute_west9/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/lute_west9/...

Still Slummin’ Video

Lute unveils the long anticipated video for his Dilla produced, Still Slummin’. The Scott Lazer directed video features cameos from Charlotte MC Elevator Jay and NC’s very own Rapper Big Pooh. Another reminder to not let your surroundings or circumstances...
From Slum County to Hot97

From Slum County to Hot97

Lute drops by Real Late with Peter Rosenberg on his NY press run to discuss life, hip-hop, ODB, and the recent West1996 Pt. 2 project. “What I want people to take from it is: being greater than your circumstances, believing in yourself, not worried about where...
Lute featured in 2DOPEBOYZ: Weekly Dope

Lute featured in 2DOPEBOYZ: Weekly Dope

With another seven in the books, we’re back with the 68th installment of our Weekly Dope playlist. For the artwork, we had to run with Charlotte rapper Lute for releasing his Dreamville debut. – Shake Click here to read the article in full:...