New territory, same YG.

YG has cemented himself in this game thanks in part to his chilling stories and poignant pen. And with that gruff persona typically comes hard-hitting beats that’ll blowout the most durable speakers. But on YG’s new single, “Laugh Now Kry Later!,” the Bompton rapper flips the script sonically.

On his latest offering, the “FDT” artist skates across almost jaunty production, a beat that sounds like it was intended for a crooner rather than a gangster rapper. But despite tackling an uncharted soundscape, YG handles the task with aplomb.

While “Laugh Now Kry Later!” is only available in select international markets, a preview is currently ready for streaming in the US; the full version will be dropping at midnight. 

Peep the snippet below to get ready for the full version dropping soon: