It’s a Wonderfully Simple & Effective New Single from the Leyton Rapper
Drawing on elements across Grime, UK Hip Hop and Electronica in his own unique style, Leyton-based rapper RAPTUM might just be one of the best undiscovered gems in the capital right now. The new single manages to combine stunning and technically astute production, with a simple and effective delivery. The track is build from warm, reverberating pad sounds that dit perfectly between the emphatic drum production and RAPTUM’s incredible flow. A true lyricist, RAPTUM’s vocals are intricate and poetic throughout.
Showcasing a varied output, RAPTUM’s catalogue showcases different styles and sonic backgrounds for his unique flow. RAPTUM is taking his production and lyrical talent straight into the future. As always, the single will be self-released on his own Crud Groove, a label that shares its name with the self-coined genre the artist operates in.
Speaking on the new single RAPTUM states that ‘Polemics’ is a “by-product of pent up frustrations in a seemingly never ending lockdown. I was forced to confront myself, the world I live in and every iota of my existence, all within the four walls of my mind”.
Watch the official video for ‘Polemics’ below