"Sophisticated Thoughts," "Simple Minds," "Disney Kids." Those are just a few cuts Queens rapper Julian Stephen has delivered as of late. And we here at iHipHop believe if you haven't yet gotten yourself acquainted with him click on those hyperlinks and do so! Because 2015 is looking to be Julian Stephens' year to prove his worth to the industry as he drops off the visuals for "Get It Together," a short but somber effort akin to Chicago's psychedelic superstar Chance The Rapper. With "Get It Together" Julian showcases his witty yet positive lyricism all with his head firmly on his shoulders. If your New Year's resolution is to be a better person but can't seem to find any positive reinforcement then Julian is here for ya. Check out Julian Stephen's "Get It Together" after the jump!
If you haven't been paying attention to Queens, New York spitter Julian Stephen then you're doing yourself a serious disservice. Julian capped off 2014 with some dope cuts like the on-max-chill "Sophisticated Thoughts" and the follow-up "Simple Minds" which found Julian rapping over Nas' "Nas Is Like" instrumental. But on his first offering of 2015, Julian Stephen goes a little harder. "Disney Kids" has Julian going in, freestyling over a tough and atmospheric beat. "Disney Kids" is the perfect middle ground for those looking for someone to sit comfortably between the popiness of Drake and the raw, emotional intensity of J. Cole. Listen to Julian Stephen's "Disney Kids" after the jump.
Queens' Julian Stephen is back with "Simple Minds," his follow-up video to "Sophisticated Thoughts" which he dropped back in November. "Simple Minds" follows in the same blueprint as "Sophisticated Thoughts" as Julian delivers lively bars showcasing his youthful exuberance. The visuals presented in "Simple Minds" find Julian in the same headspace as in "Sophisticated Thoughts" as well as he busks around NYC, simply enjoying life, and being carefree. If the instrumental to "Simple Minds" sounds familiar that's because it's Nas' "Nas Is Like" from 1998. Peep the visuals to Julian Stephen's "Simple Minds" freestyle after the jump.
Queens emcee Julian Stephen drops off the visuals for his latest single, “Sophisticated Thoughts”, which finds the rapper chilling around local spots amid a distinctive 90s flare. Produced by Chicago’s brandUn DeShay, whose recent work includes Mac Miller, Chance The Rapper, Danny Brown, and Casey Veggies, the beat is cheerful and optimistic which perfectly compliments the visuals. Peep the video for Julian Stephen's "Sophisticated Thoughts" after the jump.