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Shy Glizzy Is Impressive On ‘Young Jefe’ Mixtape

President’s Day marked a brand new release from DC rising star Shy Glizzy, with Young Jefe, an 18-track tape hosted by DJ Bigga Rankin, and featuring production from Zaytoven, Cardo, Roger Beat and others. Despite touching on familiar subjects, Young Jefe has its memorable moments, and when taken together, they result in an impressive, statement of a mixtape that should go a long way towards growing Glizzy’s listenership. Distinguished by a sly, high-pitched voice that falls somewhere in the ballpark of Lil Boosie’s, Glizzy has a disarming knack for weaving both humor and honesty over precise, and at times, singsong flows. ...

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