Fivio Foreign Wants to Make New York’s Rap Scene Fun Again

When Fivio Foreign picks up my FaceTime call, he’s excited to give me a peek at his relatively new home. With its high windows and chandeliers, it’s a far cry from the cramped East Flatbush buildings he grew up in, and the various couches he surfed when he was homeless. Life is different for Fivio now. Seven months ago, he was just starting to bubble up from under the surface of New York’s promising Brooklyn drill scene when he caught the world’s attention with his riotous video for “Big Drip,” a celebration of summer filled with…

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