He wears a vintage jacket by PATAGONIA, a vintage shirt, jeans by DREW HOUSE and shoes by FUGAZI. Kevin Abstract wears many hats. A rapper, producer and songwriter, he first made a name for himself as one of the founding members of Brockhampton. For the Corpus Christi native, having flexibility and space to explore creative pursuits, both new and old, is a top priority, but he’s also thinking through how everything he attaches himself to will become part of his cultural legacy. “I wonder what Brockhampton will be 10 years from now?” he says, speaking from Los Angeles. “What This story is from Kinfolk Issue Forty Buy Now Related Stories Music Issue 42 Dev Hynes The boundless potential of being a master of none. Music Issue 42 Fatima Al Qadiri The shape shifting star of contemporary electronica. Arts & Culture Films Music Issue 42 Peer Review Iranian artist and filmmaker Shirin Neshat pays homage to the iconic Egyptian singer Oum Kulthum. Music Issue 41 Jon Batiste The band leader on his genre-busting year. Music Issue 40 Beverly Glenn-Copeland Half a century on from his debut, the Keyboard Fantasies composer is the next big thing. Arts & Culture Music Issue 40 Lido Pimienta The alternative Miss Colombia is seizing her crown.