Last year we were introduced to the Ghanaian Born UK based artist Young Rob through his track titled “Slow Whine” (watch it here). In case you’re reading about him for the first time, Young Rob is a hip-hop, R&B, Afro-beat Recording artist from London. Rob was born in Accra Ghana but moved to the UK when he was 18 years-old and has been living here since. At a young age, hanging out with older peers Rob got introduced to west coast hip- hop and it was then where he developed an interest in music. He grew up Listening to a lot of 2pac, The Hot Boyz, and The Lost Boyz just to name a few. Music has always been an inspiration for Rob. His music career begun when he was introduced to a London based producer named “Ren The Producer”. Ren Played a pivotal role in getting Young Rob’s career started.
Soon after Young Rob released his first mixtape titled “Versatility” After releasing the tape Rob Started making a name for himself by performing, networking and gradually a fan base. In 2013 he released his second Project titled “Still @ It”. In 2015 whiles working on his debut ep, Rob released his first afro-beat song Ghana Baby. The song produced by Yann Gabriel which features French RnB artist Nabo received a lot of media support in Ghana. Rob has since then Released his debut ep “ELEVATION’ in 2017.
Great production and worldwide collaborations with some of the best producers Yann Gabriel, StreetBeatz, O.G.E Beats, Heaven Boy, Mikemillzonem, Analytical Alz and Mictizzlefrom Africa and Europe.Young Rob will be releasing his EP titled Sankofa (a word in the twi language of Ghana that translates “Go Back And Get It”) on the 4th of May 2018.