Houston-area lyricist, producer and director drops EP following the success of new single
Los Angeles, CA - March 16, 2016 -- Following the release of his fiery new single "Blackout," Houston-area rap artist Jazz Will has released his new project titled "7 Straight To Heaven." Featuring only two collabs, one with DJ Chose and the other with fellow rapper Jono, the lyrical, 9-track self-produced EP fails to disappoint further cementing Jazz Will’s arrival and imprint in the authentic hip hop culture. "7 Straight To Heaven" is now available on DatPiff at http://bit.ly/1UcjajL
A notable hip hop emcee in the city’s indie music scene, Jazz Will has quickly made a name for himself through the release of several popular, club-fueled singles and a collection of lyrical mixtapes.
"Within this EP, I set out to encompass everything that most people, including myself, go through on a day to day basis. As human beings, we all deal with our own personal ups and downs which range from the great, celebratory times, to conflicting desires, trials and tribulations, receiving hate and envy even from those closest to us, etc. 7 Straight To Heaven is the soundtrack of life." - Jazz Will
The newest club record on file, "Blackout" - produced by Young Forever featuring Jono is the lead single from "7 Straight To Heaven." You can check out the official video (directed by Jazz Will himself) for the single on YouTube at http://bit.ly/1Xrqg27
Jazz Will’s musical style is a fusion of his southern roots, focus on lyricism, and creative delivery in his own unique manner. Known influences include the likes of Kanye, Timbaland, Pharrell, Outkast, Jay-z, Biggie, Lil Wayne, Ludacris, 2Pac, Chamillionaire, and Lupe Fiasco. Jazz Will has been noted saying that he aspires to become the next entertainment mogul from Houston. He will begin shooting footage for his short film this summer. Jazz Will will kick off his spring/summer "Impose Your Will Tour" on April 15 at Warehouse Live in Houston, TX. The second stop will be in Dallas, TX on May 7.
About Jazz Will
Jazzston Darel Williams is an American hip hop recording artist and producer from Missouri City, located in the metropolitan area of Houston, TX. Williams embarked on his musical career in his early twenties while attending Southern University on an athletic scholarship. In 2012, while on the road playing for the Harlem Globetrotters, Williams created the moniker "Jazz Will" and recorded and produced a song entitled "In My Zone." The song would later become the first single from his debut mixtape "Expected Excellence." The summer’s release of the project garnered much attention both locally and internationally fueled by the success of the aforementioned single. The following year, he released "S.T.F.U", his first EP, available through iTunes. The EP spawned Will’s biggest single to date, "Ratchet P" which was his first single to receive play on BDS radio stations across the United States.
Official website: www.jazzwill.com