Swagger has a new meaning in the top boy Ybh Leek; a versatile, confident, passionate, and visionary artist who is taking his sound to all the right spaces within the vast hip-hop planet. He echoes the old school aura of hip-hop while still maintaining just enough sense of the new and modern sound that has been trending for some years now. His music is more than the beats as he exudes some extraordinary artistry in wordplay and rhyme scheme by decorating his sound with enough poetry and that inborn innate charisma to keep a listener gravitating toward his unique style and sound.
There aren’t many conscious rappers left and Ybh Leek prides himself as one of those still in the game; you need to dig in and deep so as to decipher the message behind his witty lyrics that come off simple yet powerful enough to allow introspection! He is the vessel of hope and his music carries so much empowerment and relatability so that listeners battling some storms can find solace. This is more than just music; this is impact in its raw and passionate sense!
His recently released single “Wave,” which dropped on June 3rd, has been worth the wait and is a spectacular exhibition of rap magnificence as Ybh Leek manages the wealthy beats with exceptional professionalism and creates an anthem off of this irresistible euphony.
Expect fireworks as he walks the tight line between aggressive rap and the nostalgic feel of the southern-side culture. The skillfully auto-tuned vocals of Ybh Leek slinking through the instruments with unmistakable power and bold mastery add to the west-side sing-song rap flow!
“Wave” is about the heart’s incompleteness; the emotion of needing what you’ve already lost- that nostalgic affection from someone you love- and not being ready to let go despite the reality of the situation. It’s about the ups and downs of relationships, and how the downs may sometimes get the best of us!
The beats and vocals work in unison to create an anthem from the nuanced melodies, ensuring that the listener returns for more. This is an exceptional sort of rap that seems ageless from head to toe, and the lyrical masterclass on exhibit is unparalleled anywhere else!
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