The Florida Rapper Delivers “Remember Me,” the First Taste of the Upcoming EP, Along With a Trippy Video.
Specializing in extravagant, yet concise bangers, Smokepurpp is quickly becoming one of the SoundCloud era’s biggest stars. Exploring a mysterious sector of his Deadstar solar system, Purpp announces Lost Planet, his upcoming EP.
The midway point between 2017’s Deadstar and the upcoming Deadstar 2, “Lost Planet” is Purpp’s most self-assured and versatile release yet, delivering the bangers his fans expect, but also showcasing a facility with atmosphere and melody. Featuring production from Kenny Beats, Ronny J, and others, Lost Planet EP arrives on April 19th, sandwiched between Smokepurpp’s Coachella performances with Gucci Gang, comprised of Purpp, his idol Gucci Mane, and fellow Floridian Lil Pump.
Flashing a facility with delicate songwriting, Purpp shares “Remember Me,” the beating heart of the upcoming EP. Inhabiting a rich sonic world comprised of bass-heavy electric keyboards, dynamic 808s, and eerie vocal samples, a heavily-reverbed Smokepurpp contemplates his legacy on the new single, hoping that his words will connect deeply with his fans.
Produced by TM-88 and Rex Kudo, “Remember Me” finds Purpp showing off his smooth singing voice–no need for auto-tune. In the video, Purpp is kidnapped and forced into becoming the subject of a science experiment. Before long, Purpp realizes that his kidnapper is a very familiar face.