Primavera Sound Barcelona
Whilst the majority of rappers, in their eagerness to stand out, abandon complex questions and most questions of conscience, IDK (formerly Jay IDK) does things his way. At the age of only 25, the Maryland artist exposes his demons in each rhyme, it is an exploration of his stormy teenage years, drugs, money, violence and the loss of his mother in a flow that has earned him comparisons with Kendrick Lamar and Isaiah Rashad. Yes, he has written songs from behind bars, but you only have to listen to his majestic IWASVERYBAD (2017) to feel the redemption. You will end up seeing him as one of the most honest narrators of his time.
Trigger Happy (HXLY, LLC, 2019)