Posts tagged "Serengeti"

Serengeti Employs Lo-Fi Tactics in His New ‘No Beginner’ Clip

Rap weirdo Serengeti has released a new clip for "No Beginner," a tongue-in-cheek track from the just-released SPIN Album of the Week, Kenny Denni…
By: Rachel Brodsky / November 24, 2014

Review: Serengeti’s Emmy-Worthy ‘Kenny Dennis III’

The eternal paradox of Chicago rapper Serengeti is that his success is more akin to that of a show like Breaking Bad, and totally anomalou…
By: Dan Weiss / November 10, 2014

See Serengeti’s Kenny Dennis Character in His Own Sitcom

David Cohn, a.k.a. Chicago MC Serengeti, wears many hats. Within the music world alone he's carved out space as a wry confessionalist (his Saal…
By: Chris Martins / May 30, 2014

Hear Serengeti and Doseone’s Bluesy Rap Bruiser ‘Sprung’

Serengeti has always been prolific, but the Chicago MC is mid-stride right now, churning out one vein-baring, yarn-spinning, must-own character study after the next. Thi…
By: Chris Martins / December 11, 2013

‘Workaholics’ Star Anders Holm Has Magic Mojo in Serengeti’s ‘Laser Tag’ Video

Chicago rapper Serengeti stopped by SPIN last year to explain the hip-hop metafiction/therapy session/satirical delight that is his Kenny Dennis character. "This guy…
By: Chris Martins / June 26, 2013

Serengeti Rhymes About Rib Tips on Bonus ‘Kenny Dennis’ Cut ‘Can’t Wait’

Chicago storyteller Serengeti releases his Kenny Dennis LP on Tuesday (June 25), building off of the delightfully offbeat character study that was last year's Kenny Denni…
By: Chris Martins / June 20, 2013

Serengeti, ‘Saal’ (Graveface)

David Cohn, who raps under the name Serengeti, is a vignette expert. He can summarize a character's entire life — or at least someone's crux…
By: Mosi Reeves / February 14, 2013

Serengeti, ‘C.A.R.’ (Anticon)

Over busted, crackly, Prince Paul-centric beats, vein-baring indie-rap lifer knows that God forgives, life doesn't.
By: Christopher R. Weingarten / July 30, 2012

Serengeti on His Hip-Hop Metafiction Therapy Session ‘Kenny Dennis EP’

Chicago rapper Serengeti is one of the most emotionally wrenching MCs working today, his raw, confessional, slow-flowing intensity a marvel on works of fiction and…
By: Christopher R. Weingarten / June 18, 2012

Serengeti, ‘Family & Friends’ (Anticon)

This Chicago MC earned buzz as a sausage-horking, Bob Swerski-esque superfan on his 2006 character-parody album Dennehy. Now he's the target of his own satire,…
By: Chris Martins / July 11, 2011