Hip hop duo from Sebokeng, the South of Gauteng, South Africa 1641 consisting of rappers Life of Niks and Mosa the Misfit have something new and fresh that I feel deserves a spot on your playlists.
Dubbed ‘Designer’ this trap record is fashionable and still sophisticated enough to be enjoyed in just about any setting. Watch the video below as shot, directed, edited, and styled in-house.
The duo started making music back in 2017 a side project for their clothing brand named EARTH, after years of being in love with hip hop music. With the release and success of their debut single ‘Fabric’ in 2018, the duo took their standpoint on music seriously.
Their second single ‘Designer’ in 2019 which saw them embark on a high school tour around the Vaal region as well as a flurry of performances in the local music scene.
This year, the duo released ‘Citizen’ in late January as a promotional single. A music video was released for their single ‘Designer a few months ago.
With plans on furthering their musical reach to not only the rest of Africa & the world as they want to be at the forefront of the musical ‘scramble for Africa’. As part of their take over plans, the 4th and final single from their EP which will be titled ‘Run it Up’ to be released soon and a remix of their single ‘Designer’ is in the process of being made with upcoming Nigerian Afro-swing rapper PSIV, singer TuChae and Japanese singer Tam $layboy.