By Jacob Ezra
Brighton rapper JED has shared a new single called “17”, which finds him delivering sharply-crafted, introspective lyrics atop upbeat, moody production. Nostalgic, emotive vocal samples and ethereal guitars pair with crisp, grooving drums and bouncy 808s to craft an infectious instrumental that underscores JED’s smooth yet confident flow nicely. His verses are packed with clever lyrics and showcase his focused command of the microphone. With a wistful, memorable chorus capping off the single, “17” is an evocative track that provides much replay value. The latest from the Brighton rapper, “17” continues to show why he is a captivating new voice from the area.
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