North Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee

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North Memphis is one of the five defined districts of Memphis, Tennessee. It includes smaller neighborhoods such as Klondike, New Chicago, Douglass, Hyde Park, Hollywood, Nutbush, Smokey City and Frayser.

Many rappers are from North Memphis, such as Kingpin Skinny Pimp, Project Pat, Juicy J, Yo Gotti and Snootie Wild. The area has been troubled with a high crime rate and remains one of Memphis' poorer districts.[citation needed]


Coordinates: 35°12′58″N 89°55′26″W / 35.216°N 89.924°W / 35.216; -89.924