Ezko is rapping his way to a better tomorrow, step by step

Like most rappers on the up-and-up, Ezko wouldn’t mind counting his millions someday, but for now he’s counting his steps. His recent single, “Stand on It,” finds the 27-year-old blurring the line between self-improvement and positive visualization at the top of his lungs: “I want diamonds on my Fitbit!”

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Ezko is a no-frills rapper from Gaithersburg, Maryland whose ear for a beats and palpable skill with words forces his listeners to pay attention. A clear student of hip-hop, he not only has rhymes that reflect a lyricism-first attitude without the pretentiousness, but he often pays homage…