In case you are only aware of Mickey Avalon as the heavily medicated, androgynous hype man from the song “My Dick,” you’ll be pleasantly surprised to know he’s actually a pretty good method rapper. Sure heroin addictions and prostitution are serious business, but with the help of a friend (in this case Dirt Nasty), those can act as catalysts for disturbed subject matter and some pretty slick rhymes. At least that could be said for Mickey’s eye-opening 2006 self-titled album, which was released a long six years ago — long before a legal battle with Universal would almost leave him wanting out of making music all together. After being released and signing to Suburban Noize Records, Avalon recorded his latest foray in the rap game in his latest full-length “Loaded.” read more
Mickey Avalon has posted his latest single “Girlfriend” online. The track, which features Scott Russo (Unwritten Law), is featured on his next solo effort “Loaded,” which will be released on April 24th through Suburban Noize Records. You can hear it below.