South African rapper and songwriter LucasRaps, born Luke Duncan Malong, made it onto major US rapper Snoop Dogg’s latest project. LucasRaps is living the dream!
Getting recognised by an iconic artist like Snoop Dogg is a huge deal for any artist, let alone an artist from Mzansi.
LucasRaps made his break in 2020 when he featured on Mzansi’s newly named hottest MC — Blxckie’s hit Big Time Sh’lappa… and he has been making waves ever since.
LUCASRAPS BAGS A FEATURE ON SNOOP DOGG’S PROJECT
Snoop Dogg’s new album, Algorithm Global Edition, is a rather special one as he gave a bunch of talented artists the opportunity to feature on it … and LucasRaps has been one of them.
The album was released on Friday 10 December and LucasRaps is overflowing with gratitude. It is a dream come true for the young artist.
Algorithm Global Edition features 32 artists on 25 tracks, with an added 15 edited bonus tracks. The track LucasRaps features on is with Fabolous, Dave East and Snoop Dogg, is called Make Some Money.
Watch and listen: LucasRaps on ‘Make Some Money’
LucasRaps took to his Twitter page to share the post Snoop Dogg made on social media, revealing that he would be featuring on the iconic album. A moment he will never forget!
“God bless my dreams!!!!!”
HOW LUCASRAPS GOT THIS INCREDIBLE OPPORTUNITY
LucasRaps is signed to Def Jam Africa. It is thanks to his association with this label that he got this unbelievable opportunity.
TimesLIVE reported that Snoop joined forces with Def Jam Records at the middle of the year which led to LucasRaps featuring on his album.
Being signed to Def Jam Africa has opened a lot of doors for the up and coming rapper, allowing his career to grow at a notable pace.
TAKE A LOOK AT SOME OF THE CONGRATULATIONS MESSAGES FROM FANS
“Snoop Dogg feat. LucasRaps.
“Okay, this is the hardest feature in south African/ American hip-hop history.”
“031 to the fvckin’ WORLD!!!!”
“Congrats bro! Saw this coming way back from when you were making and releasing songs everyday with @blxckie___ during lockdown.”