Swedish rapper and singer-songwriter Yung Lean has dropped the visuals for his new single ‘Bliss’, featuring FKA Twigs, today (8th April). ‘Bliss’ appears on Yung Lean’s new mixtape ‘Stardust’ which also dropped today. Stream the twelve songs here.
Check out Yung Lean and FKA Twigs in the accompanying visuals for ‘Bliss’ below.
His ‘Stardust’ mixtape also features fellow Swedish rappers Ant Wan and Bladee, rapper Thaiboy Digital, Grammy winning dance music artist Skrillex and British-Swedish singer Ecco2k.
Yung Lean has been cited as an influential figure in the early cloud rap era. Cloud rap is a hip-hop subgenre which takes inspiration from chillwave as well as trap to create a lo-fi, relaxed sound.
The twenty-five-year-old gained a wider audience from his 2013 track ‘Ginseng Strip 2002’ after it went viral on YouTube. The music video, directed by Emrik Meshesha (Dj Ferrari), significantly now has a nearly sixty-two million views. Check it out here.
Cheltenham singer-songwriter and dancer FKA Twigs dropped her latest mixtape ‘CAPRISONGS’ earlier this year (14th January). Stream the seventeen tracks here.