Mixtape: Baeza – 24
The Digitally Savvy Young Rapper Drops a Self-Produced Collection of 12 Versatile Tracks, Premiered by RnBass
Critical Praise for Baeza:
“Artist on the way to the top.” – Fresno Bee
“Basically, he’s saying he’s the shit, and based on his following, it seems there are plenty of folks who’d agree.” – Mass Appeal
Baeza may have been off the grid but that doesn’t mean he hasn’t been working. Returning after a long absence, Baeza drops 24, his entirely self produced 12-track mixtape. Packed with a diverse array of slappers and slow jams, such as the elegant head bopper “Balmain,” the sensual, polished rap-n-b “Magic,” and the wistful, keyboard-driven “Too Many Times.” Featuring appearances from Lazy Boy and 2uesday, 24 is sure to have a song for your every mood, with Baeza as your smooth and sensitive tour guide. Premiered by RnBass, the 24 celebrates Baeza’s 24th year, his first as a father, and is the first project the Fresno rapper served since his release from jail earlier this year.
A Central California heartthrob with a legion of loyal fans on social media, Baeza kept his fans attentive in the run-up to 24 by dropping gems like “Crucify,” “Miss Me,” and the the club-ready single “Stay 100,” featuring Lazy Boy on his SoundCloud and Spotify accounts, whetting their appetites as they patiently anticipated the full length mixtape. The 24 mixtape is the follow-up to Baeza’s 2015 album The Man, which included features from Clyde Carson and E-40, as well as the breakout “Living It Up,” which received a boost with a feature on Kylie Jenner‘s Snapchat and earned a remix with Tyga. The single was Baeza’s biggest yet, receiving over 401,ooo plays on Spotify and 459,000 plays on SoundCloud and creating a whole new lane of followers for Baeza. With his devoted following and the respect of the industry as a producer, rapper, singer, and Striktly Business clothing line owner, Baeza is ready to make a name for himself with a mainstream audience with his radio-ready style.
Listen to 24: https://soundcloud.com/officialbaeza/sets/baeza24
Check out the RnBass premiere: http://www.rnbass.com/ep-premiere-baeza-24/
24 year-old producer and rapper Baeza is no stranger to the grind. After getting his first beat making software when he was 13, Baeza has continued to grow as both a producer and a rapper. After taking his career more seriously in high school, the Fresno native began selling beats, which ended up providing for his equipment to launch his hip-hop career and has since become one of the rising stars on the West Coast. His first full-length mixtape, Dough and Dro, was released in 2013 and, with the help of Baby Bash, who collaborated with the rapper on the Dough and Dro‘s “Racks,” Baeza garnered a social media presence of what now stands at over six figures on several outlets. Baeza has additionally accumulated millions of views on YouTube with fans and critiques alike waiting for his next move. While additionally managing his own clothing line, Striktly Business, Baeza is signed to EMPIRE Distribution, who distributed the full-length commercial album version of his 2014 mixtape The Man EP, via EMPIRE Recordings. Baeza will return on July 14th with the full-length mixtape 24.
“Stay 100” ft. Lazy Boy: https://soundcloud.com/officialbaeza/stay-100-feat-lazy-boy
“Living It Up” (Remix) ft. Tyga: https://soundcloud.com/officialbaeza/living-it-up-feat-tyga
“Living It Up”:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q46bXWJPRdg
“Nothing Average” ft. Philthy Rich: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A9ckDSSdzQI
“Striktly Business” ft. E-40: https://soundcloud.com/officialbaeza/striktly-business-ft-e-40