With his deep, barking drawl and a natural affinity for melody, Fredo Bang is the next rhymer to rise out the Bayou. The highs and lows of his life encompass turning down a scholarship at Texas Southern University. in order to study closer to home, and a stiff jail sentence for aggravated battery that was commuted in 2018. At age 23, the Baton Rouge native’s rhymes have now won the South.
With the release of “Top” via Def Jam Recordings, HYPEBEAST claims that Fredo exemplifies “his penchant for soul-searching narratives and music-as-medicine melodies.” The versatility of Fredo, as an artist, to reach “all sides of the hip-hop and R&B spectrum” is quite remarkable, affirmed to true, innate talent. Be sure to stream “Top” today and keep an eye on Fredo in the future.