ⓘ 38 Spesh


ⓘ 38 Spesh

38 Spesh was born on December 29, 1984 in Rochester, New York and began rapping in the early 2000s. He began making appearances on Sirius XM show Invasion Radio hosted by fellow Rochester native DJ Green Lantern in 2008 and was featured in XXL Magazine for his music in 2009.

Shortly after his initial breakthrough, 38 Spesh spent two years incarcerated and was paroled to Atlanta, Georgia where he began to pursue a full-time career in music.

Following his release, Spesh began releasing several notable mixtapes and albums with other artists affiliated with his Trust Comes First Music group. Speshs musical style is highlighted by one of the most unique rapping voices in the game and his strong punchlines. Notable rappers who have worked with 38 Spesh include Styles P, Jadakiss, Uncle Murda, AZ, N.O.R.E., Kool G Rap, and French Montana. He has worked with several high-profile Hip Hop producers among the likes of DJ Premier, Pete Rock and Alchemist.


1. Discography

Solo projects

  • 2015: The Trust Tape 2
  • 2012: Time Served
  • 2008: Out on Bail
  • 2014: The Art of Production
  • 2019: The 38 Strategies of Raw
  • 2019: 5 Shots
  • 2016: The 38 Laws of Powder
  • 2009: In Custody
  • 2019: 1994
  • 2015: The Trust Tape
  • 2019: The Trust Tape 3

Collaboration projects

  • 2018: In the Mob We Trust with Joe Blow
  • 2018: Son of G Rap with Kool G Rap
  • 2018: Stabbed & Shot with Benny The Butcher
  • 2015: Cocaine Cowboys with Benny The Butcher