Blanco, one of the hottest rap talents in London, is back with a new single titled "The Long Way." Following the success of his genre-bending singles "Carpe Diem" and "Londis," Blanco enlists the lyrical prowess of UK wordsmith Kojey Radical for a collaboration that showcases the innovative artistry of both artists.
With impressive accolades and critical acclaim under their belts, Blanco and Kojey Radical are making significant strides in the UK rap scene. "The Long Way" brings together Blanco's signature lyrical deftness and smart wordplay with Kojey Radical's captivating delivery. Kicking off with spacey keys, leading into Kojey Radical's compelling verse layered over skippy percussive elements and effective synth keys. Blanco seamlessly joins in, displaying his unique flow and wordplay. The collaboration between these two talented artists results in a perfect blend of styles and a testament to their innovative approaches to music.
Blanco's rise to prominence began with his involvement in the renowned drill collective Harlem Spartans. His contributions to the iconic drill offering "Kennington Where It Started" alongside Bis, Active, and MizOrMac gained immense popularity. Inspired by US drill pioneers such as Lil Jay, Chief Keef, and Rondo Numba Nine, Blanco brings a fresh perspective to the UK rap scene.
"The Long Way," featuring Kojey Radical, showcases the immense talent and creativity of both artists. With a strong foothold in the UK rap scene and critical acclaim from various publications, Blanco's rise to prominence has been remarkable. His debut project, 'City Of God,' and his ability to fuse different musical influences have solidified his status as an influential figure in the genre.