Young American entrepreneur, creative genius and innovator extraordinaire Ike, just released his new EP titled Play This On The Way To Venus. The US-based artist is giving his fans a full collection that includes his most sought-after joints “Can’t Fold,” and “Trunks.” The EP is home to 5 great tracks, each displaying a different facet and mood of Ike’s undeniable talent, reflecting his multiple influences and inspirations. Filled with innovative constructions but also full of warmth, sensuality and groove, this EP marks a turn in the young rapper’s career, as he truly put in the hard work needed to craft such a grandiose masterwork.
Ike was born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi, a place that has inspired and influenced him with unique Southern influences, enriching his signature sound in a very original way.
Both “Can’t Fold” and “Trunks” were covered by DC Young Fly, and “Can’t Fold” was hosted on Young Fly’s Coming Up Vol. 2 hosted by DC Young Fly on SoundCloud and MyMixtapes.
Ike draws inspiration from creative vibey boundary pushers and legends including Lil Wayne, J. Cole, Drake, Young Thug, Future, Kendrick Lamar, Jhene Aiko, SZA, Smino, EARTHGANG and many more.
Check out Ike’s brand new EP down below: