Today, Blackway releases his brand new EP, Good.Bad.Faded, at all digital retailers via Republic Records. Born in Brooklyn and raised between Ghana and New York City, the rapper and singer brings the kind of heat that can translate to every corner of the globe on these six tracks. The first single Andaz serves up an intoxicating and infectious refrain strained through his woozy croon. Meanwhile, he turns up on Bandhunta Izzy-featured Cake, which thrives on a high energy groove and club-ready bounce. All in all, Good.Bad.Faded. showcases the scope of Blackway’s scorching singular sound. Check out the full track listing below.
At the close of 2017, he landed a high-profile contract with Republic Records and unleashed a fan favorite in the form of That Fast, featuring Gucci Mane and DJ Battle. It is quickly approaching 1 million streams on Spotify.
Bringing a new dialect to Hip Hop, Blackway dropped his first mixtape Broken Language in 2011. After a stint back in Ghana, he further honed a signature style on 2014’s Radiant Child powered by the single Lost My Mind. Between making his SXSW debut in 2017, he served up New Yhana and turned up on collaborations with the likes of Uncle Murda. Acclaimed by The FADER and more, 2017 saw him ink a major label deal with Republic Records.