SFZ is the upcoming rapper everyone is talking about, following in the footsteps of breakout stars like Dave who have made waves in the UK music scene. Already gaining attention from BBC Introducing and a number of radio plays for his new single ‘Elevate’, SFZ is turning heads with his undeniable talent and unique style.
You may be wondering what makes SFZ stand out from the huge numbers of amazing upcoming rappers dominating the UK music scene. Well, you may be surprised to know that before discovering his talent for writing earworm rap, he was a classical pianist. With no reason to keep his passions separate, SFZ has developed a unique sound, setting his rap to stunning piano and soft, low-fi beats that create the ultimate chilled out atmosphere in his completely self recorded and produced single.
The single is accompanied by a stripped back music video, putting the focus on SFZ’s raw talent and emotion which you can watch below:
SFZ’s personal lyrics cover topics that are important to him, such as his experiences battling depression and with drug and alcohol abuse throughout his adult life; you can feel the passion in his music, which he uses as a form of therapy.
Now, the rap prodigy aims to use his music to help himself heal and to help others by sharing his positive and relatable messages.
“We should be role models for ourselves and for those around us, to be kind and to love.”SFZ
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