Indonesian rapper Ben Utomo has dropped a slick music video for his single ‘Indo Child’.
The tune, launched on Def Jam Indonesia, mixes traditional hip hop with simple rhymes that seize the Los Angeles-raised rapper’s journey to date.
“2018 kubuat skena panas / 2019 banyak diss coba panjat / 2020 aku balik lebih ganas”, he raps: “I bought the scene blasting in 2018 / A lot of diss and social climbing in 2019 / In 2020 I got here with extra menace.”
“The tune is about changing into someone from no one and representing the place we come from. You are able to do something you set your thoughts to,” Utomo stated in an announcement. “I hope that ‘Indo Child’ can encourage the youth of Indonesia to be themselves and go after their goals, irrespective of the place they’re from.”
The video, launched on January 28, exhibits the rapper residing his life in Jakarta: getting a tattoo, heading to the studio and extra. Test it out beneath:
Utomo began to constructed his profession in 2014 and launched his first album in 2016, ‘Misplaced within the Music’. He dropped singles all through 2020 with Def Jam Indonesia, together with ‘Izinkan’ (‘Let Me’), ‘Mama Is aware of’ and ‘Itu Selalu’ (‘At all times’).
Launched in November 2020, the soulful ‘Izinkan’ options Indonesian Idol 2018 finalist Abraham Kevin and was produced by hip hop DJ Leztey.
Utomo is because of drop a brand new album someday this yr.