|Young Stoner Life artist, Strick releases “Moon Man” featuring Kid Cudi and Young Thug himself – watch here. “Moon Man” is featured on the Billboard #1 album Slime Language 2.|
Strick’s talent for creating songs with deeper meaning is propelling him to the forefront of the evolving hip-hop landscape. Strick is a college graduate, veteran, and corporate executive turned artist who is ready to share his story and experiences through a brand new work of art. The robust and multifaceted recording artist, best known for honing his skills as a clever wordsmith and adept songwriter, is gearing up for a new album.
Previous track “Bad Girl” feat. Kaash Paige led the way with rave reviews. It arrived with a cinematic video that perfectly packages Strick and Kaash’s melodic vocals and the ambient vibe of the track.
Strick’s upcoming album, Strickland, will include additional features from Young Thug, Ty Dolla $ign, Gunna, Swae Lee + more. Recent single “WokStar” feat. Skepta is featured on the Billboard #1 album Slime Language 2 alongside “Moon Man”. Additionally, in 2020, Strick enlisted Young Thug and Ty Dolla $ign for summer anthem, “Yacht Club.”
Strick’s poetic nature paired with his unparalleled work ethic and unwillingness to compromise who he is allows him to keep advancing forward and doing so with feeling. Like Tupac, Big L, Big Pun, Eminem, and the lyricists who helped pave the way, Strick aims to inspire people to care about what they are saying and to be passionate about the mark they are making on the world. Naturally, you’ll find him leading by example and enjoying every step of the way.
Strick has garnered a reputation for tapping into his diverse professional background both in business and in the U.S. Air Force to elevate both his business acumen and genuine creative output alike.
After relocating to Atlanta in 2012 and founding his own branding agency for aspiring musicians Foundation 86, Strick moved to Los Angeles to pursue his own career as an artist. He then landed his first official placement on Kanye West and Juicy J’s “Ballin’,” leading him to work with artists such as Travis Scott, Jeremih, K. Michelle, and Wiz Khalifa. In 2016, Strick earned his first platinum record “coordinate” off Scott’s Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight album, further igniting his hunger to continue developing his skills as a songwriter. That same year, he went on to join Young Thug on several tours, including the Hi-Tunes tour (2016) and the Hi Horse’D tour (2016/2017). He was then invited to join Young Thug and J. Cole on the K.O.D tour (2018) and the Young Thug and Machine Gun Kelly on their co-headlining tour (2019. Most recently, Strick partook on the Justin Bieber Big Tour (2019).
In July 2017, Strick dropped his debut EP, Risk=Reward. In 2018, he released January’sRisk=Reward 2 and April’s Pairadice, going on to ink a deal with Young Stoner Life Records and 300 Entertainment. He appeared on Young Thug’s 2018 Slime Language compilation, with their collaboration “STS” amassing over 12.5 Million streams + *nearly 10 Million catalogue streams to date. Making his label debut in 2019 with See You When I Land, Strick quickly followed with The Machine Vol. 1 mixtape series, featuring Young Thug, T-Shyne, HiDoraah, Young Jordan, and Zelly Vibes. Later that year, Strick released the second volume, including collaborations with 6LACK, Veedoe, NAV, and Billyracxx.