Hedi Slimane must be a Hip-Hop head, with good taste. The renowned fashion designer has photographed Brooklyn rapper Leikeli47 for a series of portraits for Celine.
Showing and proving that her pen is sharp, 47 drops bars and similes galore when spitting “I’m from the backstreet boy where it’s very rare we link/And if you sing the wrong note/We’ll put yo ass n sync/Originally from Virginia, DMV we squad in/Then I’d head up north to do my prospect parking/That’s a deadly combination, it ain’t safe after dark/Bring yo drip round here, we gon’ all turn to sharks.”
https://www.instagram.com/p/B2O54StH6j7/ We’re only a few weeks removed from Rapsody dropping her latest critically acclaimed work of art, Eve, and while fans are still soaking in the culture she’s been incorporating in her visuals for “Ibtihaj,” and “Nina,” the NC MC returns with some more visual work to keep that euphoria of Black Girl Magic going […]
Just before she heads out on tour, Leikeli47 hit up NPR to perform for their “Tiny Desk Concert” series, showing off just how talented she really is. Performing songs from her projects Wash & Set and Acrylic, the Brooklyn rapper wowed the crowd with bars and vocals.