Christopher D.dot Cross merges sharp yet chilled music with softly relentless rap vocals for the genre-fusion Exit Lane, which is perfectly created for the summer season.
Exit Lane presents a subtle play on its own title’s intentions, with a free-flowing soundscape that naturally relaxes the soul and a literally unwavering lyrical flow that scarcely breaks for breath.
Christopher D.dot Cross is a 29-year-old rapper and rock musician from Decatur, Illinois. He’s been making music for 15 years and has been working full-time as an HVAC technician during that time. Christopher started rapping and making music as a hobby in his early teenage years and has since turned it into a full-fledged career.
Christopher’s music is a unique blend of hip-hop and rock, which reflects his own diverse interests and influences.
Exit Lane features laid back soundscape that allure the listener in one direction, while the lyrics provide a different perspective.
The title track “Exit Lane” is a perfect example of this, with its mellow and catchy chorus providing a stark contrast to the hard-hitting verses.
This juxtaposition of genres and styles makes Christopher D.dot Cross’ music so interesting and enjoyable. Once is enough to intrigue and impress, but multiple listens are necessary to really appreciate the depth and nuance of what he’s created.
The track is 3 minutes and 44 seconds long, which is a bit long for a single, but its length is justified by the wealth of musical and lyrical ideas that are present.
If you’re looking for something new and different, be sure to check out Exit Lane by Christopher D.dot Cross.