The latest of an exciting group of rising hip-hop artists out of Boston to make his arrival statement is Cousin Stizz. His first official single, “Life,” dropped moments ago, and with it, the 22-year-old rapper announced that his debut mixtape, Suffolk County, will drop in July.
Produced by Humbeats, “Life” is a bold, anthemic cut illustrating the trials and tribulations of the come-up. Stizz’s bars are confident and riddled with flavor, the highlight of the track coming at the end of the second verse during the climactic buildup to the final hook.
Stream and download “Life” below, and stay tuned for more as the release of Suffolk Country draws near.
“Overworked and under-appreciated, that’s life…”