DYNAMIC RAPPER SHAREEF SHOWCASES HIS SUPERSTAR POTENTIAL WITH DEBUT SINGLE “OMG! FREESTYLE”
FIRST SINGLE BACKED BY UNIVERSAL MUSIC CANADA HIGHLIGHTS HIS CATCHY ONE-LINERS, CHARISMA, AND QUICK FLOWS
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02 FEBRUARY 2024 (TORONTO, ON) – Today, 20-year-old rapper Shareef releases his debut single “OMG! Freestyle” via Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company. Bursting onto the scene and making an immediate impression, this is the first taste of what Shareef has to offer as an artist after building a captivated social following in recent years.
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The proudly Sudanese-Canadian rapper jumps out the gate with catchy one-liners, quick flows, and a captivating personality that shines through his witty lyrics. The official music video, directed by What I Like Studio, paints an even clearer picture of the exciting artist’s carefree essence, showcasing Shareef in various stylish ensembles as he acts out his lyrics in laugh-out-loud funny scenes.
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“OMG! Freestyle” – produced by Marow – previews Shareef’s strong songwriting ability, notably featuring his trademark unserious style. “Pull up to the party in my pajamas, she finna sit on my lap like I’m Santa,” he raps. “I’m throwing the party, you can’t get the address,” he continues. “You can’t get the addy, she calling me daddy, but I’m not her father. I got two Glocks… Hakuna Matata.”
“I made this song a while ago. I used to tease snippets to my socials and my fans loved this one so I’m glad that it gets to be my first single and I can’t wait to share more!” says Shareef about “OMG! Freestyle”.
The Toronto-based rapper, known affectionately as Currly, is recognized across various corners of the internet due to his viral videos on TikTok, building an engaged following of over 800,000 people with nearly 25 million likes. He aims to represent his home country of Sudan with pride, putting the country on his back while also embodying the new generation of Toronto’s triumphant hip-hop scene.
Referring to his music as “unseriously serious”, Shareef quips about life, relationships, and whatever else comes to mind over addictive beats, taking inspiration from all aspects of his life without forcing anything. Imagine if your funniest friend in the group chat had a mic, nimble one-liners, and the bravado of a seasoned performer – that’s Shareef. You can’t help but join in on the fun.
Stay tuned for more new music and announcements to come.
Photo Credit: Neil Watson
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By popular demand, the budding Sudanese superstar, Shareef, brings his talents from TikTok to our airwaves. No surprise there as he’s amassed close to a million followers and 25 million likes on the app alone. Now, the hip-hop artist is ready to transform the Toronto rap game. Imagine if your funniest friend in the group chat had a mic, nimble one-liners, and the bravado of a seasoned performer, that's Shareef. You can't help but join in the fun. Unafraid and unpredictable, Shareef introduces us to his world on “OMG! Freestyle”.
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