Carol City's King Colosus: "There's a Million Trayvons"

King Colosus rose from the streets of Carol City to malls all over America when he signed a groundbreaking independent distribution deal in 2008 for his solo rap debut.

But before his album was ever shrink-wrapped and stocked on the shelves at Best Buy, his lyrics echoed through the rec rooms of South Florida prisons.

Today, he and his Dade Fire conglomerate work with former Kansas City Chiefs running back Thomas Jones and the School for Audio Engineering, while consistently grinding out indie releases.

We here at Crossfade caught up with the never-sleeping artist to talk about his past, murders in Miami, and what the future holds.

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