Ever since fans heard Desiigner’s ‘Panda’ on Kanye West’s latest album, The Life of Pablo, the young rapper and New York native instantly became one of the most successful artists in rap music. With his debut record, Desiigner broke records that other huge names in rap haven’t achieved throughout their entire career. The only problem, was fans wanted more. But with Desiigner’s overnight success, “more” would have to wait.
Lucky for fans, more is finally here as the GOOD Music artist has released his debut project with his new mixtape, New English. With features from his label president, rapper Pusha T, and King Savage, the emerging artist has given us 13 records to tide us over until ‘Panda’ and New English is followed by a full length album. The mixtape debuted on Tidal, but fans can check it out now on Audiomack.
The sixth track of the Adult Swim Singles Program comes from Chicago based SaveMoney collective producer Thelonious Martin featuring rising rapper Joey Purp, also from the SaveMoney crew. As premiered by Complex here, “Bomaye” boasts a classic sound, rich bass and an unexpected musical transition providing the backdrop to Purp’s deep lyrics that depict the harsh realities of the Chicago streets. Thelonious Martin also has a project dropping later this year called Late Night Programming. Check Joey Purp on tour this summer with Vic Mensa (dates below). “Bomaye” is now available for free download via AdultSwim.com/singles. Give this one a listen and share.
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