The lead single from his new project Strictly 4 My Habibi’s, Shah Leezy floats on the beat giving listeners raw, uncut lyrics and a thorough flow throughout. Making his directorial debut behind the lens, Shah Leezy also shines in front of the camera showing confidence and ability of a veteran MC. Representing his Middle-Eastern roots, Shah remains true to his culture while representing New York Hip Hop to the fullest. Available on Apple Music, Spotify, and more Strictly 4 My Habibi’s takes a look into Leezy’s lifestyle with songs including the introspective “Alicia’s Jam” and smooth outro “Leezy’s Theory 3.” Soulful samples and boom-bap beats provide a breath of fresh air in a climate full of copy-cat producers and rappers for Shah Leezy to spread his wings and message on his new project. Only 6 tracks deep but packed with lyrics and content, with one listen, fans get can a true feeling of who this artist is and where he’s destined to go.
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Shah Leezy hails from the borough of Staten Island, home of the Wu-tang Clan. He fell in love with hip hop at the age of seven imitating his favorite rappers. By the time he was 13, he began writing his own raps and honing his craft. Leezy brings a different style to the table by representing his middle-eastern roots through his music. Shah is Persian and tells his stories about growing up in a post 9/11 era in New York City.