Today, Vevo released Rick Ross live performances for Act A Fool and BIG TYME as the next artist in their new Ctrl series. Vevo’s Ctrl series highlights the work of hard-hitting, cutting-edge musicians making an impact in today’s music scene – both emerging and established. These artists demand attention, and Vevo’s Ctrl shines a deserving spotlight. Shot in Vevo’s Brooklyn studio, Ross’s performances will be followed by Ctrl sessions from Rapsody and more in the coming weeks.
Rick Ross commands hip-hop not only as a true titan of the game, but also as a visionary C.E.O. and founder of Maybach Music Group. His historic run accompanies five Billboard Top 200 #1 debuts and three #2 debuts, four Grammy Award nominations, adorning the cover of Rolling Stone twice, and achieving accolades that may never be surpassed.
“Act A Fool” and “BIG TYME” are now streaming on all platforms. Keep up with exclusive content from artists all over the world on YouTube.com/Vevo.
Vevo just released a live performance from their newly announced LIFT artist YK Osiris. The 2019 XXL Freshman from Jacksonville, FL artist performs an intimate version of his Billboard Hot 100 hit “Worth It.”
The premiere of “Worth It” is the first of three pieces of content Vevo will release as part of YK Osiris’s LIFT campaign. Vevo’s LIFT initiative connects today’s up-and-coming artists to audiences around the globe through video content. Launched in 2011, Vevo’s artist development program shines a spotlight on the world’s freshest new talent. Vevo LIFT alumni include the likes of Sam Smith, Halsey, Khalid, Jorja Smith, SZA, Julia Michaels, Billie Eilish and CNCO.
About YK Osiris:
Born Osiris Williams, YK Osiris grew up with a passion for old-school soul, classic R&B, modern pop and rap sounds, and started making music of his own at a young age. In 2017 he first uploaded his single “Fake Love” before dropping “I’m Next (Freestyle) in January of 2018, the latter of which went viral and collected millions of streams. His next single, “Valentine,” amassed over nine million streams within the first several weeks of release, and is now certified GOLD. Shortly thereafter, he signed with Def Jam and dropped “Timing.” In November 2018, YK was named a Vevo DSCVR artist, and the buzz around continued to draw attention in the industry.
2019 saw the release of “Worth It,” which went PLATINUM and scored Osiris his first entry on the Billboard Hot 100. Co-signs from Drake and Chris Brown followed, as well as a spot in XXL’s 2019 Freshman Class. To date, he’s released five songs that have amassed 500 million global streams.
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Check out the latest video release from Dutch Tha Kid “Serious” featuring Shy Boogs which is one of the lead singles on the Get Well Soon Project. Just incase you want to know more about that Click the link to listen to the full project on spotify. https://open.spotify.com/album/08VkoQmnRpvQViAP2wqNsL
Raised straight out of West Palm Beach Fl. Gutta Slim is currently introducing the world to his new Mixtape “2 G 4 Tv” and his latest music video now featured on the Vevo platform “Got Plans”. This music video has Gutta Slim pulling up in a nice BMW and kicking it on the phone with a lady friend, Then meeting up with her to go shopping and have some after hours fun “If you know what we mean”. You can purchase “Got Plans” On ITunes today by Clicking Here.