G Herbo grew up on 79th and Essex in Chicago, IL. Known as the “eastside”, G Herbo has found his calling to be an influential artist for the culture. Mikkey Halsted was a former rapper who was looking to find another young talent in Chicago, IL. From searching up “Lil herb freestyle” on Youtube, Mikkey knew the kid was super talented. Taking a chance on a 14-year-old has been a blessing in disguise. Throughout the documentary, you will get to understand where Herb comes from and why the pain has driven him to be successful. From going to his alma mater Hyde Park Academy to his show in New York, Mass Appeal covers G Herbo’s journey to being one of the top rappers out of Chicago.
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