You’d be hard pressed to find a pair of local rappers more mismatched than Dana Coppafeel and SPEAK Easy. The living embodiment of an early Beastie Boys single, Coppafeel is one of the Milwaukee rap scene’s great misfit
This is a lot of local talent on one track. Just in time for Valentine's Day, Milwaukee rappers Dana Coppafeel, SPEAK Easy and Klassik indulge their inner lovermen on their new ode to long-term commitment, "Wait," assisted by a sweet, soulful loop from producer CameOne. The track is the second single from a collaboration EP from Coppafeel and SPEAK Easy due this April. You can stream it below, or,...
Dana Coppafeel estimates that he’s spent 15 years, about half his life, in the Milwaukee rap scene. He’s been one of the city’s most ubiquitous rappers for so long it’s a bit surprising that until this month he had never released a solo album, but he says he never saw the need for one.
“To be honest, I’m a team player,” Coppafeel says. “I’ve always felt more comfortable working within groups. That’s the dynamic I feel stronger in.”