London based hip-hop artist Milli Jean dreams of rocking a sold out show at the 02 Arena and if his debut single ‘Different’ is anything to go by – his dream could become a reality soon. Receiving over 100,000 views on YouTube alone in one week, ‘Different’ is certainly turning heads within the drill, grime and hip-hop industry. Released via Babygrande Records on August 20th, the impressive debut hears Milli Jean use complex rhyme patterns and drill inspired instrumentation to put his name on the map. Currently working on his next release with worldwide known producer M1, Milli Jean is certainly on the path to become a star.
Hitting the breaks to let the beat breathe in places, ‘Different’ specializes in leaving listeners dancing and sticking the track on repeat. Speaking about the release, Milli shares,
“I want to change how people think of and listen to drill music. I want to erase the violent stigma around the genre and have people turn up to it instead.”
Hoping to connect with fans with his energetic songwriting, Milli Jean is one of the finest artists in London. Driven by people around him and sharing his personal experiences within his music, Milli Jean is destined for greatness. Wanting to clear the unfair, violent stereotype on grime and drill once and for all, the genres are based around reflection – something that the world needs more of.
Still at the beginning of his career, Milli Jean’s future is glistening, and “Different” is just the beginning.