Rap is the most important style within the U.S., so in fact it's unfold to different international locations over the previous few a long time. As everyone knows, Toronto's rap scene noticed its greatest second when their homegrown expertise Drake took off. His eye for expertise led him to fellow Toronto artist Pressa, a 22-year-old avenue rapper. Pressa has been placing in work on the come up, from touring with Drake, collaborating with Tory Lanez, dropping tasks like Press A Brick and way more. Today, he unleashes his video for "420 in London," which includes a verse and look from Lil Uzi Vert.
For his newest visible, which Pressa directed himself with help from 2BridgeTV and Genreshoots, he wished to provide a peek into a few of his experiences on the street. "The inspiration behind the video was primarily my moments that I spent in London for the primary time, together with the primary time Uzi introduced me out in my metropolis," he tells XXL. "And displaying the backstage life and behind scenes of this rap sport."
Pressa opens his verse with a mirrored image on his actuality, about shifting on from the streets. "Told mama wouldn't make them take your son/I moved her out the hood now a nigga shoot for enjoyable," he rhymes. "Fuck a buddy I simply do that for my family members/We got here removed from sleeping within the dungeon."
Meanwhile, Uzi is ballin' out: "Am I scared? No, hardly, I deserve a coronary heart carry/My new crib, it's so huge, this shit acquired a workplace/I used to be off a thirty, that shit made me nauseous/My new automotive on derbies, computerized park it."
A bit of over a month from now, Pressa will drop his debut album, Prestige. In addition to that, he has his eyes on pulling off his personal Europe and USA tour.
Catch Pressa and Lil Uzi's "420 in London" video beneath.