Except you have been dwelling underneath a rock for the higher a part of the previous yr (no judgement right here when you’ve got), you have most likely heard the haunting hit track “Deathbed (espresso to your head)”. Whether or not it was on the radio, YouTube, Soundcloud or TikTok, this track’s huge viral standing caught the eye of listeners around the globe.
We have actually been listening to this track on repeat and needed to know extra concerning the voices behind this tremendous catchy but barely darkish track. Enter Powfu and Beabadoobee.
Very like Billie Eilish, Powfu (born Isaiah Farber) grew up in a musical family and began making music as a young person within the consolation of his own residence. After discovering his id inside the lo-fi style—a style he described, with amusing, to E! Information as “home made, low cost sounding music”—he started importing his favorites to Soundcloud. And as soon as “Deathbed” hit the web, the remaining was historical past.
By the point Farber hit the ripe age of 21, the rapper had already launched his debut EP, poems of the previous, and is getting a style of what viral success seems like as he quarantines via the COVID-19 pandemic at his residence in Canada, a singular expertise for a brand new artist skyrocketing to fame.
“That is my first time blowing up, I suppose, so it is like I have not actually had the total expertise but by way of enjoying reveals and going around the globe and assembly followers,” Farber solely tells E! Information. “Nevertheless it’s type of cool that I type of simply skipped that construct up.”
Proceed studying to be taught all about this new artist on the rise (and which celebs have slid into his DM’s).