Rico Recklezz Interview: Why Drill Music Will Never Die out

Rico Recklezz sits down with DJ Small Eyes and discusses the state of Chicago’s Drill Music scene in the summer of 2017.

Rico Recklezz Interview
Rico Recklezz on state of drill music.

Rico Recklezz Summer 2017 Interview

Rico explains why many record labels are shying away from popular Chicago rappers in 2017. Just a few years ago, Chief Keef exploded into stardom and has had many run-ins with the law since.

Rico Recklezz Interview: Rico Responds if Drill Music is Dying Out?

DJ Small Eyes on the state of drill music:

“It seems like Chicago Rap Music was on fire a few years ago, and it seems like it was stronger a couple years ago.”

Rico Recklezz Releases New Track Titled “Bait”

Rico Recklezz Ft. Biggzlah – “Bait”

Coming off a XXL Freshman nomination, Rico Recklezz releases a new song called “Bait,” featuring Biggzlah.

Rico Recklezz Releases New Track Titled Bait 

Rico Recklezz-“Bait”

The track is a hard-hitting and “recklezz” song, with a super catchy hook. Rico Raps:

20 grand in my hand that’s bait, 20 shots get to aiming at your face, all my n*ggas gang-gangin’ in the party, he got killed – his dumb ass tried to rob me.

Rico Recklezz and Laka Films

Laka Films is the producer that earned Famous Dex national attention for the song “Drip From My Walk,” eventually launching Dexter into stardom. Shortly after, Famous Dex teamed up with Rich The Kid and 300 Entertainment.

Rico Recklezz Releases New Track Titled "Bait"
New song from Rico Recklezz titled, “Bait”

new music from my boy @RICO_RECKLEZZ https://t.co/0KZsupFemn #BAIT #ChiraqDrill

Rico Recklezz realized in order to earn millions of views, he would need to seek out the best video director that Chicago has to offer. These days, that man is Laka Films.

Listen to “Bait” on YouTube

Laka Films directs the exclusive new video “Bait”

Rico Recklezz – “Snappy” (Snap Dogg Diss) | 2017 Drill Music Beef


Rico Recklezz Releases New Snap Dogg Diss Song

After initially trading shots back and forth solely on social media – the beef between Rico Recklezz and the Detroit-based rapper Snap Dogg has turned personal. Rico Recklezz made the drive to Detroit and posted a video of himself in Snap Dogg’s neighborhood Mack Ave. Allegedly, while Rico was at a club in Detroit, someone opened fire outside of the night club.


How did the beef start?

Following the viral trend between Soulja Boy and Chris Brown, Snap Dogg posted videos of himself training in a boxing ring, and challenged Rico Recklezz to a boxing match.

Rico Recklezz Tweets DJ Akademiks

The confrontation was ending between Rico Recklezz and Snap Dogg, until Snap Dogg said he’d do a video on Lil Jojo’s grave during his live Instagram feed. Now, the situation is getting more dangerous, as other rappers like FBG Duck, and P.Rico were called out by Snap Dogg.

Chiraq 2 Detroit
Rico Recklezz vs. Snap Dogg