Single: Smokepurpp – “Repeat” (Prod. by Kenny Beats)
Fresh Off Performing at Coachella as a Member of Gucci Gang, the Alamo/Interscope Signee Shares a Ferocious Track From His Upcoming Lost Planet EP
XXL Class of 2018 Freshman
“Purpp has caught the ears of everyone from The Weeknd and D.R.A.M. to Chief Keef and Travis Scott, and the 19-year-old rapper is in position for a rapid ascent” – Pigeons & Planes
“If you’ve not been following along, the rise of young Miami rapper SmokePurrp – alongside that of his longtime pal and collaborator Lil Pump – has been one of the more exciting rides in rap’s underground this year” – Noisey
“Out of all the SoundCloud and Florida rappers that have gained floods of attention and acclaim in recent years, Smokepurpp has stood as one of the movement’s strongest proponents and artists.“ – HYPEBEAST
|Servicing slick slappers to his legion of loyal fans, Smokepurpp rose out of the South Florida scene to become one of rap’s biggest young stars. Strutting his stuff atop a diabolical instrumental from Kenny Beats, Smokepurpp shares “Repeat,” his latest banger. Unleashing a variety of flows, Purpp packs a litany of rude rhymes and addictive cadences into the 2-minute song, weaving his way between the distorted bass blasts and robotic synths of Kenny’s beat. “Repeat” is the latest single from Lost Planet, Smokepurpp’s upcoming EP, following the melodious and subdued “Remember Me.” Arriving in-between the two weekends of Coachella, where Smokepurpp is performing with Gucci Mane and Lil Pump as “Gucci Gang,” Lost Planet EP arrives on April 19th via Alamo/Interscope.
One of the most popular rappers in South Florida’s cresting wave, Smokepurpp made his name on SoundCloud, building up a loyal following and earning millions of plays on each track. Signed to Alamo/Interscope, in a partnership with Travis Scott’s Cactus Jack Records, Smokepurpp drew mainstream recognition with the release of “Audi,” which earned hundreds of millions of streams on all platforms, including 124 million on Spotify, and earned a Gold certification from the RIAA. His debut mixtape Deadstar, which peaked at #42 on the Billboard 200 in 2017. In 2018, Smokepurpp made another splash with Bless Yo Trap, a full-length collaboration with Grammy-nominated producer Murda Beatz, and earned a spot on XXL’s 2018 Freshman List. Catch Smokepurpp and Gucci Gang this Sunday at 8:15pm (PDT) on Coachella’s official livestream.
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The Chicago-born, Miami-raised rapper and producer Smokepurpp has been one of the cornerstones of Florida’s burgeoning rap scene since the release of his “Ski Mask” video in 2015. The buzz from the video and other singles with close friend Lil Pump culminated in a record deal with Alamo/Interscope Recordsand Travis Scott’s Cactus Jack Records. The 21-year old Purpp quickly went to work, collaborating with Scott, Yo Gotti, Pump, and more. His debut release, Deadstar, spawned the gold-certified single “Audi” and generated features from The New York Times, Rolling Stone, Pigeons & Planes, XXL, Mass Appeal, and many more. The follow up release, Bless Yo Trap, was a collaboration with Grammy-nominated producer Murda Beatz, boasted the standout single “123” and collaborations with Lil Yachty, Offset, and A$AP Ferg. 2018 has been a banner year for Purpp so far, thanks to his selection on the 2018 XXL Freshman list, the release of “Nephew,” his collaboration with Lil Pump, which has over 100M streams across all platforms, and “I Like It,” the Kanye West and Pump collaboration which Purpp co-wrote and debuted at number 6 on the Billboard Hot 100. He’s set to close the year out with the highly-anticipated Deadstar 2.