A rapper who does not use his own beats, but still makes kick ass raps. GRIT$ means "Get Rich In The $treets". His real name is Joseph Thompson. He raps about many things, including: South Norwalk (SoNo), his discovery, and even about politicians in Norwalk, and in Hartford. Declares himself as a part of Wolfpack, a well known gang in Da Port
. Believe it or not, his CD is not available in any store, and since Norwalk Police are incompitent, and cannot make any charges stick, they blamed Joe Grit$ and his lyrics for causing gang fights between Bloods
in Norwalk. It was so important, that even ABC news wrote about it: abcnews.go.com/US/print?id=632755
"Governor Rell won't fail 'till I'm locked in Jail."
"Mayor Knopp won't stop 'till I'm iced in a box, gimme a job so I won't spend my life sellin' these rocks."
"You can hear the G in my walk, you can hear the G when I talk, it's not New Haven or Bridgeport, Grit$, tell 'em where you from, South Norwalk."
"I'm the realest from Connecticut, Norwalk my fort, all the other real niggaz, they come from Da Port
Joe Grit$ sells rocks in SoNo, but lives in Bridgeport.