With an eye-catching entrance into the world of hip-hop, Luh Tyler has undeniably been setting the stage on fire. The young Florida rapper, having earned his place in XXL’s 2023 Freshman Class, a platform that has showcased rap juggernauts like Kendrick Lamar, Future, Travis Scott, and J. Cole, has been riding the wave of success with his dynamic blend of raw lyricism and versatile flow.
His latest track, “First Show” released on May 3rd, & Remix released May 26th has already accrued a staggering 3.5 million views on YouTube and is quickly becoming an anthem for hip-hop heads seeking an infusion of fresh talent. The beat, a testament to the Michigan underground vibe, coupled with Tyler’s exhilarating verses and humorous one-liners, make for a sonic experience that is as refreshing as it is intense.
Tyler’s rise to fame isn’t merely the product of a single successful song. At the end of March, he unleashed his debut mixtape, “My Vision”, immediately followed by a deluxe edition. The tape showcases his talent for crafting clever rhymes and delivering them with an unforgettable cadence. His style offers a fresh perspective on hip-hop, appealing to both young and mature audiences with its relaxed vibes and smooth bars.
Among the standout tracks from “My Vision” is the hilarious and catchy “Law & Order”, in which Tyler takes us on a trip to the Waffle House with someone else’s girl. In his words, “I’m with your bitch, we at the Waffle House, yeah, we on Tennessee/ No, I don’t trap but some of my n-ggas out here servin’ ten a G.” Despite his nonchalant demeanor on the track, Tyler revealed in a candid interview that he’s never actually been on a traditional date.
As Luh Tyler’s career skyrockets, he’s poised to tour the US alongside Memphis rapper Moneybagg Yo on his “Larger Than Life” tour. As part of the supporting lineup alongside Sexxy Red, Finessse2tymes, Big Boogie, and YTB FATT, Luh Tyler is set to take his music on the road, starting in Orlando, FL on August 3rd and rounding up in Memphis, TN on September 30th.
With his exceptional talent and unique voice in the hip-hop scene, Luh Tyler is one to watch. His success with “First Show” and inclusion in the XXL Freshman Class 2023 is a testament to his skill and influence in the genre. It’s clear that this is only the beginning for this young Florida artist, and the world eagerly awaits his next move.