By Kim Coco
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With the success of his new EP still fresh, on 7/20/2021, NYC Publicist Avery From Multi Artistry ENT Hosted a Media Mixer for Klass Murda’s EP: MOTIVATED. The Mixer was sponsored by Bronson Cognac as well as Mex Media. Early this summer, the very first Drill Artist to come out of Rochester New York, Klass Murda debuted his long awaited 12 track album: “MOTIVATED.” The masterpiece project was Produced by Top Beat Makers like: 808 Melo, AXL Beats, Jester Beats, OBMBEATS, and Yung Lan. The highly anticipated May release of Klass Murda’s new project was a long time in the making so it was no surprise that The Break out Drill artist’s new release was met with outstanding reviews. The 12-track EP features an all-star lineup of some of Hip Hop’s Biggest names that are outside the Drill genre. Mega Artists Featured on MOTIVATED include: Sosa Geek, Pooh Shiesty, Casanova, Benny The Butcher, Rah Swish, V.Ciannii, Stunna 4 Vegas, and BGM Black. After the album’s release, both fans and critics alike turned to music platforms and social media flooding the comments with positive feedback and reviews of the new body of work with some even calling “MOTIVATED” Klass Murda’s best work to date.
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KLASS is the latest American Drill Artist from New York and is known for his original and creative sound. His new project “MOTIVATED” showed fans that the only thing predictable about him as an artist- is that he’s totally unpredictable. The project features hits like “Big Ape” ft Casanova, his Rah Swish collab “Shake The Town,” “Legendary” ft Pooh Shiesty” Benny The Butcher x Klass on “Theme Song” and “Motivate” ft Sosa Geek. Networking and building relationships have been two of the key components in Klass Murda’s recent success in addition to his raw talent. It is rare to come across a gifted artist who strives to maintain loyal relationships with fellow artists and industry professionals while maintaining consistency when it comes to music.
WATCH Klass Murda X Rah Swish Music Video for “Shake The Town” Presented by: Director WillC & Directed by STREETHEAT Films
Hip Hop Weekly was in the house for the Media Mixer at Flight Klub Studios on July 20th. During our one on one interview, the soft spoken Klass discussed how while putting the 12 track album together, Klass Murda has experienced near death situations, failure, loss of family members and everything in between. During our interview he explained that his greatest accomplishment from the last year has been the birth of his beautiful daughter, and says his low- was the loss of his Uncle. Klass Murda also explained how all of the personal events that have changed his life while making the album are what inspired the name as well as the Cover Art of the project. He also explained that through adversity he’s been able to reach his audience with his music, specifically the lyrics. With his witty word play and relatable stories, Klass Murda’s supporters have transitioned into super fans who anticipate his next move.
CEO of Multi Artistry “MsArtistry” Watson
Recently unveiling his new project, “Motivated” Klass Murda’s album came at the perfect time, shortly after the birth of his daughter. Klass Murda expressed that she has greatly impacted his life and there is no better feeling than being a father. This man is as real as it gets and that’s why so many resonate with his lyrics. Be sure to follow him on social media and also stream newly released album, “Motivated”!
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