Baltimore rappers

Here's a question with no right answer: Why hasn't a Baltimore rapper broken through the city confines? There have been glimmers of hope. Caddy Da Don caught a quick flame last year with "Grindin' On Me," but his momentum slowed. Mullyman once had a video in MTV Jams' rotation, but couldn't... Al Great, Dunson, Kane Mayfield and Jay Verze photographed by Amy Davis, Baltimore Sun Scarlett photographed by Gene Sweeney Jr., Baltimore Sun