Meet Skinny Finsta: Germany’s premier ‘Memphis’ rapper

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 03, 2020 1:04 PM CT | Published: August 03, 2020 4:00 AM CT

Some of the brightest stars of “Memphis rap” live on message boards and Twitter threads, instead of the banks of the Mississippi. Skinny Finsta's hometown is Heidelberg but it's the Bluff City sound that inspires him. 


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Jared Boyd

Jared Boyd

Jared Boyd is an arts and culture columnist at The Daily Memphian and program manager for WYXR 91.7 FM. His friends call him "Jay B.," and you can, too.

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