Over the previous few years, San Jose-born rapper Snow tha Product has grow to be an web darling for her rapid-fire supply and insightful lyrics. Fresh off the heels of an arc on Queen of the South, USA’s English-language spin on La Reina del Sur – the artist born Claudia Feliciano is bringing it again to her rapping roots whereas including a number of newer wrinkles into her sport.
Just final week she launched Vibe Higher, a 12-track undertaking that showcases her skill as a songwriter past the lyrical prowess often on show in her cyphers and freestyle classes.
“Ride” is perhaps the mixtape’s smoothest providing, a nostalgic take a look at late-night rides via town with a lover. “Hit you up like ‘come ‘spherical again’/’trigger I obtained my dad and mom house, waitin’ on, the place I am going” is certain to convey many again to a time when overprotective, dutiful dad and mom have been nonetheless attempting to police teenage conduct.
Following “Ride” is “Right Now,” a mid-tempo homage to intercourse with out labels. Featuring frequent collaborator and labelmate Castro Escobar, “Right Now” explores a path typically traveled by the figureheads of “situationship” R&B – Kehlani and Bryson Tiller, to call a number of. Still, Snow’s vary as an artist shines on a hook which finds her singing greater than her followers is perhaps accustomed to seeing from an artist identified to trades verses with Tech N9ne and CyHi the Prince.
Back in 2014, Snow’s decided grind and double-time, bilingual circulate helped convey her to the mainstream rap world after she spit bars in a BET Hip-Hop Awards cypher alongside David Banner and Vic Mensa. Three years later and he or she’s a confirmed draw at live performance venues across the nation, a bankable YouTube star and a convincing drug trafficker as Lil Traviesa on Queen of the South.
As 2017 speeds to an in depth, Vibe Higher looks like a basis for the following juncture of her profession, one which presumably includes extra display time and a bigger emphasis on crafting a chart-topping sound of her personal. Stream it above.
Update, 10/11/2017: Snow tha Product’s reps have knowledgeable Remezcla that the Vibe Higher mixtape will drop in full later this week.