On our endless quest to find the hottest new artists in the world, we stumble upon Yung Smilez. Smilez is an artist who has recently become a viral sensation online. He hails from Florida; a state that has contributed greatly to hip hop. Artists like XXXtentacion, Rick Ross, T Pain, Uncle Luke, City Girls and others have had legendary careers.
Yung Smilez is originally from Pensacola; Florida, a city with a notoriously rich culture. Early on Yung Smilez was introduced to music by way of his musical family. This allowed Yung Smilez to experience a multitude of genres ranging from Gospel, R&B ballads and even Pop. Being the middle child of seven brothers taught Smilez a lot. He and his brothers would all sing in his family’s church, this inspired a deeper love for Smilez to make music.
He even claims that “I was singing in the choir before I was even able to walk!” Naturally Yung Smilez voice developed to be both strong and unique, the best way to describe his music is passionate. Not only does Yung Smilez offer a distinctively awesome voice, his songwriting skills are equally as great. According to Smilez, “I put real-world narratives into lyrics that are easily relatable, yet connect with his audience on a deeper level.”
Yung Smilez describes himself purely as an artist , he isn’t limited to any specific genre or influence. For this reason, Yung Smilez’s musical catalog is very diverse. Smilez is currently promoting his single “Ya Hips” along with other fan favorites. It’s clear that Yung Smilez is destined for greatness.
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