The outstanding new generational rappers in Nigeria…. YSON YERIMA” The young and talented rapper came into limelight on 9th August, 2020 after releasing a storytelling hit song ‘Sweet Revenge’, featuring the Hausa rap heavyweight, B.O.C Madaki. The song received mixed reviews from critics, and wide acceptance by the public. It generated him more fans and recognition from fellow colleagues and industry players.
Similarly, on 23rd October, 2021, Yson made a comeback with another hit song, titled ‘Day Dreams’. And this time, he teamed up with the legendary Nigerian rapper, Terry Tha Rapman. The song, which talks about the traverse and challenges of upcoming artistes and Nigerian youths in general is meant to motivate them to keep chasing their dreams without giving up. The song was widely accepted with positive reviews from all critics, and became a trend on social media. Also, it instantly became a fans’ favourite and has been topping chats in different radio stations across the country (such as Rhythm FM Jos, Invicta FM Kaduna and many others).
Without doubt, Yson has proven that he is the face of Nigerian Hip-hop. What sets him apart from other rappers is his ability to make conscious music with good content and lyrics. He has also announced releasing an Extended Playlist (E.P.), titled ‘Gifts of Discovery’. The playlist, which is dropping this year promises to be inspiring, motivating and entertaining. So kindly watch out for it as Yson is not backing down anytime soon.