ComplexCon returns to Long Beach Nov. 6 - 7 with hosts J. Balvin and Kristen Noel Crawley, performances by A$AP Rocky and Turnstile, and more shopping and drops.

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Writing this column, one quickly learns that many, many records that end up popping off do not necessarily announce themselves as smash hits on first listen, never mind in the opening seconds. "Bu$$in Sudz"—the product of DC rapper and Fat Trel associate Dew Baby and heretofore underexposed singer Visto—is the rare record which captures the listener instantly, thanks to an undeniable Akon-lite melody that could sell dish soap to Mr. Clean. The only limit on this record's success is the somewhat low profile of its stars.