A1 is a 15-year-old Coventry-based rapper from North West, London. J1 is a 17-year-old rapper from Kent, South East England. Not too long ago, A1 x J1 released an entrancing audiovisual for their debut single, entitled, “Latest Trends,” via EMI Records.
A1 x J1 – “Latest Trends” music video
A1 and J1 met on the Houseparty app in 2020. They started their rapping aspirations together remotely, showcasing a zeitgeist movement from the repercussions of this year. Not too long ago, they released a 15-second tease via TikTok. Shortly afterward, the clip went viral with comments begging for the song to be released in full. The track, now, entitled, “Latest Trends,” has gotten support from DJ Target, Reece Parkinson, Scott Mills, and Rickie Melvin & Charlie. Also, it has landed on the UK Top 20 charts in the first few days of being released. Currently, the song has secured the #17 spot on the official chart, #6 on the UK Spotify chart, and #19 on the TikTok Viral chart.
The music video showcases A1 x J1’s fun and playful side. Also, the video recreates how they were in lockdown but still managed to come together online to make such a great song. Furthermore, the song’s lyric video has accumulated over 2.5 million views online via YouTube.
“Latest Trends” single
‘Latest Trends’ has been featured on Spotify’s New Music Friday playlist, Hot Hits UK Top 10 Who We Be, and Apple’s New Music Daily to name a few. Also, it has hit the TV screens on MTV Base and MTV Hit playlist. Artists who have supported the track include JB Schofield, KSI, Darkoo, and S1mba to name a few.
‘Latest Trends’ contains a relatable narrative, ear-welcoming vocals, and tuneful melodies that will resonate well with fans of Lavish K, DC, and Krept & Konan. The likable tune possesses tasteful instrumentation flavored with UK hip-hop and contemporary rap elements. Furthermore, “Latest Trends” serves as a fantastic introduction of what listeners can expect to hear from A1 x J1 in the near future as they continue their claim to modern-day fame.
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