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Young Sleep x tsu surf - "1 up"

Welcoming the latest hit from Rochester's own rhyme-master, Young Sleep, featuring Tsu Surf, with their new single "1 Up." This track isn't just another addition to the rappers arsinal it's a statement, wrapped in the truth, "They only love you when you 1 up." The beat of "1 Up" is a throwback to classic hip-hop or boom bap to be honest, but with a twist of R&B or gospel sample in the background, perfectly complementing the thick boom-bap beat. Young Sleep's flow over this beat is business as usual, yet extraordinary, drawing comparisons to the legendary Nipsey Hussle we think here big time. Produced by the talented Jimmy Dukes, known for his work with The Lox, Griselda, Lloyd Banks, and 38 Spesh, "1 Up" also features the formidable talent of battle legend Tsu Surf and Rochester's own Ishmael Raps. The track's video, which premiered via Paper Chase Dot Com, showcases animated brilliance by Papeface, adding a visual depth to the song's powerful lyrics. This single is a precursor to Young Sleep's much-anticipated Sleep City 3 project, set to drop soon. Fans have already tasted the flavor of this project with the first single/video "Higher Learning," also a Jimmy Dukes production, featuring Mickey Factz. Listen now!


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