This young man is truly one of the best rappers out of Cincinnati, Ohio in a very long time. Chris Crooks comes through in the clutch with every release and always showcases his vivid story-telling ability. Pairing up once again with fellow Ohio-native Crewsheff, Crooks got laced with a luxurious sample atop prime percussion. The passion for the music is evident from the start and Chris is sure to make sure you feel his wave. “Word To X” is modern-day elegance melded well with the golden era of rap. Lyrics will always matter to an artist like Chris Crooks, but he does his thing in a fresh, calm and collected way. Peep this cold game from this midwest rapper below.