The self proclaimed G.O.A.T and award-Winning rapper Avelino takes things to a new level with the Raf Riley-produced ‘Higher Power’.
It follows his explosive offering of ‘Cassius Clay’ featuring Mercury Prize Winning Dave and shows off his wordplay abilities.
The Tottenham born wordsmith’s quality shines through with top quality lyricism, building a new conceptual plane of rap in the UK.
Listen to ‘Higher Power’ by Avelino on the Shoot Music New Releases playlist on Spotify.
Affluently flowing over a brooding beat, ‘Higher Power’ offers an upper echelon of rap, declaring a new mindset and hunger with lines like “Grown out of all that grew up on the street stuff” while keeping with his humble bravado “Life is a bitch, mine turned into a Diva”.
Remaining one of the most consistent rappers of our generation Avelino has an abundance of fans and support from cultural figures Annie Mac, DJ Target, Julie Adenuga, Charlie Sloth, Manny Norte and platforms in, Hypebeast, Complex, Capital Xtra, 1Xtra, Radio 1 and more.
From acclaimed mixtapes to headline shows and record-breaking freestyles, Avelino’s rapid rise is testament to both his tenacity and his natural talent.
Noted for his lyrical, melodic approach to rapping, he brings a freedom of expression and a deep sense of craft to his artistry that he first began honing while sat head down at the back of the classroom in school. It was the only thing, he says, that could truly hold his attention.