Here J-Dawg takes us to the Acres Homes, nicknamed "The Bricks," the biggest neighborhood in Houston and where he was born and raised. "I was a troublemaker, man. no lie," He says, which his sister verifies. But she gives him a smooch and says she's proud of him. "Everybody over here got a few dreams, though," J-Dawg says. "But we losing 'em real quick." Enjoy the full feature—even when the pride of The Bricks tempers his words with seriousness, he always makes time to crack a smile.
November 28, 2011