Vic Mensa just dropped is first installation of the Fader’s ‘Video Cover Stories’ series. He allowed cameras to take a look into where he grew up in his hometown of Chicago for an entire week.
The short film features interviews with the “U Mad” rapper and various childhood friends. Viewers get to visit the SAVEMONEY headquarters and Mensa’s former neighborhood of Hyde Park.
SAVEMONEY – the founding principle is do it yourself… Build some sh*t from the ground up – that’s just what Hip Hop…It’s possible you know. And that’s a manifesto if I ever want one. It’s just to let these kids know its f*cking possible.”
Take a look at the video.