With the streaming success of previous releases “Maniac Lullaby” and “Blicky,” Pretoria’s trailblazing rapper Willy Cardiac has amassed quite an engaged following.
The 18-year old independent rapper has united with the highly decorated crooner Eric Bellinger, the Grammy award-winning R&B sensation – who has worked with Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj, Usher, Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber.
Willy Cardiac has captured the attention of internationally renowned platforms such as Red Bull Music. He is one of South Africa’s fastest rising hip hop stars, having being named by MTVbase as one of the “10 Hottest MC’s 2020 New Wave” as well as OkayAfrica’s “Top 12 South Africa Artists To Look Out For In 2020”.
In other global news on Willy Cardiac; Midem Music Conference – the biggest and oldest international music conference has just revealed Willy Cardiac as part of their selection in its debut Talent Exporter programme, spotlighting the freshest worldwide talent and boosting the international reach of artists. He will get to interact and be mentored by the likes of Wyclef Jean, and 808 Mafia producer Swede, who has produced for the likes of DJ Khaled, Lil Wayne and Nas.
Armed with an alluring punk image, iconoclastic persona and undeniable musical nous, Willy Cardiac aims to take his sound to the world.