- 9 years ago
If there’s one up-and-comer who needs no introduction to our regulars, it’s Young Son—since he first hit our front page back in December of ‘07, the Minneapolis native has established himself as both an underground artist to watch and one of our site’s most devoted contributors. After spending 10 weeks Counting Sheep in anticipation of the 20-year-old rapper’s sophomore LP, few in the Booth remain unconvinced that the hip-hop dreamer is destined for greatness. Now, riding high on the wave of acclaim generated by his wildly successful, DJBooth.net-exclusive series, Young Son is preparing to inspire listeners in the Twin Cities and beyond with his Dreamer’s Poetry.
Young Son’s sophomore LP has yet to receive a solid release date, but, in the meantime, fans can look forward to the release of his Counting Sheep Mixtape —featuring all 10 entries in the series (including reader-acclaimed standouts “Tha Diner” and “Heavy Soul”) as well as a few exclusive originals, the Booth-spon