The rap is game is like the crack game. And according to Esso, its also like the political game. Fresh off the release of ESSOBama: The Champagne Campaign, Esso is feeling like a million bucks. So early into his carreer and he's coveted a critically acclaimed mixtape in Essocentric: A History In The Making, which got him numerous magazine reviews as well as a Source "Unsigned Hype" feature. On the Champagne Campaign, Esso roams the streets which raised him, Harlem. DXnext takes a closer look at the NY emcee with endless potential.

HHDX: How you feeling homie?

Esso: I'm great homie, fresh off of releasing the second mixtape with Cipha Sounds & Sickamore, got a whole lot going getting ready to pop off. Life is good. I'm feeling like a million bucks right now

HHDX: Now this is Sickamore