The next artist highlighted in our YEEANENO series is the DMV musician, GoldLink. Here is a starter-pack of info to get you familiar with him:
• age: 22 Earth years
• location: Born in D.C., spent most of his childhood in Maryland and finished his last few years of high school in Virginia where he currently resides.
• sounds like: Future Soul x 90's Hip-Hop x Electronic x House x Early 2000's pop.
• co-signers: Andre 3000, Rick Rubin, Asher Roth, Chet Faker, Soulection.
#1 - Believes that he was a pimp in a past life.
#2 - Didn't get into music until he was about 18. His hobbies as a teen were playing sports (basketball, football and soccer).
#3 - Headlined a European tour off of the release of his first mixtape, The God Complex.
#4 - Refers to his sound as "future bounce" - a mix of 90's hip-hop and electro dance.
#5 - Was selected as one of the XXL 2015 Freshman along w/ OG Maco, Tink, Raury and others.
#7 - Performed at Broccoli City Festival 2014 with Sango, Cam'ron and Kelela.
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