Premiere: Rich Kidd “SYKE”

Based on the success stories of Drake and The Weeknd, Toronto is another pocket that’ll make an impact in the music scene. The talent of young Canadians in hip-hop (Raz Fresco, Shad, Lunice of TNGHT) have held it down by bringing something diverse and fresh to the game. Rich Kidd fits in that list of artists who want to put T Dot on the map.

The indie rapper has seen success so far as both a rapper and producer. His underground appeal soared with his compilation series We On Some Rich Kidd Shit Vol. 1-6 and a collaboration album called The Closers alongside SonReal. Now, Rich Kidd is gearing up for an upcoming mixtape, In My Opinion, set to drop in April. The first single is “SYKE,” a display of swift lyricism and brash production, which shows his abilities continue to impress. From the sound of the single, we’re in for another tape consisting of pure hip-hop without the gimmicks.

Listen to “SYKE” below and look forward to the Rik Cordero-directed video to release soon.

  • NickTGfreshwaterMonster

    freshwater was here! Go Rich!!

  • Alexx Thomas

    Big respect to Rich Kidd and Addy Papa. Love from DoubleX

  • Tellitlikeitis

    Saw Rich Kidd at A3C in Atlanta, Ga… he put on a great live show too. Much respect and best of luck on your success Rich!

  • Wristpect

    Just the beginning.. The team is about to be on beast mode.

  • DJ Sean Sax

    RICH KIDD SONNNNNNNN!!!!

  • http://twitter.com/thatsbizz #bangersandbooze

    This beat sounds like its from a beat battle! WHOA. I’ve listened to this song 30 times since it dropped – easily. I think his last verse is one of his best ever. Rich Kidd is next