BJ The Chicago Kid, the Grammy-nominated R&B singer, has released a new song called “Liquor Store in the Sky“, featuring rap star Freddie Gibbs. The track is a smooth and soulful tribute to the late loved ones who are watching over them from heaven.
The song is the first single from BJ’s upcoming album 4AM, which is set to drop on July 23 via Motown Records. The album will also feature collaborations with Rick Ross, Lucky Daye, Eric Bellinger, and more.
BJ The Chicago Kid is known for his versatile and expressive vocals, as well as his collaborations with artists like Kendrick Lamar, Anderson .Paak, Dr. Dre, and Chance the Rapper. He has been nominated for three Grammy Awards, including Best R&B Album for his debut ‘In My Mind‘ in 2016.
Freddie Gibbs is one of the most acclaimed and prolific rappers in the game, with a string of critically acclaimed albums and mixtapes under his belt. He has also been nominated for two Grammy Awards, including Best Rap Album for his joint project with Madlib, ‘Bandana‘, in 2020.
Liquor Store in the Sky is a heartfelt and uplifting song that showcases the chemistry and talent of both artists. You can listen to it below:
About BJ The Chicago Kid
BJ The Chicago Kid is a singer, songwriter, and producer from Chicago, Illinois. He started his career as a background vocalist for artists like Mary J. Blige, Usher, and Kanye West, before launching his solo career in 2012. He has released three studio albums, ‘Pineapple Now-Laters‘ (2012), ‘In My Mind‘ (2016), and ‘1123‘ (2019), as well as several EPs and mixtapes. He is influenced by classic soul, gospel, hip-hop, and R&B music, and has a distinctive style that blends traditional and contemporary elements. He is also a frequent collaborator with many hip-hop artists, such as Kendrick Lamar, Anderson .Paak, Dr. Dre, and Chance the Rapper. He has been nominated for three Grammy Awards, including Best R&B Album for his debut ‘In My Mind‘ in 2016.