Los Angeles, CA – A couple of weeks in the past, Ohio-bred rapper Seth Hirsch made his first massive leap into the rap recreation when a never-before-heard collaboration with him and Mac Miller was unearthed. Miller and Hirsch recorded the Nottz-produced single, “Say Goodbye,” final 12 months and Nottz launched it by means of AudioMack.
“I used to be hyped they requested me to be part of the observe,” Hirsch instructed HipHopDX. “And to listen to that it might be launched.”
However, hours after it was dropped, Miller’s property eliminated the music. While Hirsch wasn’t part of the choice and doesn’t know why the music was eliminated, he’s nonetheless glad he obtained to document a music with Miller, who was an enormous affect on him.
Although the music is scrubbed from the web for now, Hirsch’s work is simply starting. He’s gearing as much as launch his EP subsequent month and at the moment premieres his Nottz-produced “No Friends Freestyle.” The video, edited by Lunar Thought, provides to Hirsch’s freestyle with vibrant animations, accentuating his verses over the drum-driven beat.
Here, Hirsch talks about working with Nottz on “Say Goodbye,” his new “No Friends Freestyle” and forthcoming EP.
Tell us about your new freestyle video.
I used to be engaged on my EP in Virginia with Nottz and we needed to shoot a video for this music and I assumed it’d be actually dope to place some loopy animations on it. I simply needed to do a music that was like uncooked Hip Hop, telling somewhat little bit of my story and the place I’m from, however hold it form of quick. I grew up listening to a number of uncooked Hip Hop and I believe my album has a a lot totally different sound than that, so it was good to get in that bag and try this type and speak about the place I’m from–Ohio. My homie, Lunar Thought from Cincinnati, even edited it. He did the visuals, they’re actually wild. I’m actually stoked to place this out earlier than the EP as a result of it’s like a very totally different sound.
Your EP is popping out on the finish of April, do you’ve a reputation for it but?
I’ve obtained some good concepts for it, however nothing ultimate but!
How a lot did Nottz produce on it?
I’ve one observe produced by Nottz on it.
Was “Say Goodbye” the primary time you labored with Nottz?
No, we began working collectively earlier than that. I began going to Virginia final 12 months, he was one of many first producers that actually fucked with me. He met me and heard me freestyle within the studio and fucked with me, so from there we’ve been working collectively.
Mac Miller’s label determined to take down “Say Goodbye.” Are you hoping it’s going to sometime be re-released?
Definitely, I believe it’s an excellent music.
Besides Mac Miller, what different artist influences will we see in your EP?
I take heed to a lot music and so many artists that every part form of spills into it. Like that freestyle, I take heed to a number of Meek Mill and that actually performed into that music. I wish to go song-by-song and take a look at a number of totally different types and a number of artists affect me in several methods.