Genre: houston rapPlay genre
Houston rap music is a subgenre of hip-hop that originated in Houston, Texas. It is characterized by its slow and heavy beats, chopped and screwed production style, and gritty lyrics that often focus on street life and drug culture. The genre gained popularity in the 1990s and early 2000s with artists like DJ Screw and UGK. More recent artists have continued to push the boundaries of the genre, incorporating elements of trap and pop music. Houston rap has produced some of the most influential and successful artists in hip-hop, with a distinct sound that sets it apart from other regional styles.