While most of you probably haven’t heard of Karim Tanoe believe it or not he has got all it takes to become one of your favorite rap artists this year. The Ivorian artist just released the lead track off his forthcoming mixtape The Next Step called “Opening 2”. Karim puts emphasis on lyricism and rhyme, skills that he proved his mastery in with his first mixtape. The storyline that carries on from this first tape reflects a transition in power between the realist and the dreamer and brings with it a completely new sound and energy.
Listen to Karim Tanoe’s new track and make sure to follow him on the Instagram.