On his latest single “The Breather” Virginia hip hop artist Sheik has released a dynamic and fresh track that presents an experimentation with many different musical styles including rap, afro punk, and reggae, which allows Sheik to establish himself as a diverse artist that outside of the box music fans will adore. After listening to Sheik’s latest offering, we are certain that his upcoming LP titled The Speakeasy will not be a generic record, due to his willingness to stay true to his artistry and creative angle. Weaving spoken word around smooth beats and sultry licks, Sheik has succeeded at being a performer that stands out from the pack, by composing a song that feels timeless within the hip hop genre, as it entertains the ears and heart equally. And after listening to “The Breather”, Sheik’s upcoming release can’t come fast enough, as we gravitate more towards his music with every single he puts out.
Listen to “The Breather” below.