AMERICAN “TRAILER TRAP” ARTIST BLANCO BROWN IS TAKING THE WORLD BY STORM WITH HIS VIRAL HIT ‘THE GIT UP
Blurring the lines between Country and hip-hop music, Blanco Brown makes a southern sound that he proudly calls “Trailer Trap.” His viral hit “The Git Up” has taken the world by storm, claiming the top spot in charts across the globe and spawning nearly three billion views across social platforms.
It’s a boundary-breaking, multicolored genre of his very own — which draws upon the rawness and storytelling abilities of his two biggest musical influences, Johnny Cash and Outkast.
South Africa has an avid interest in the project ranking as one of the top ten territories around the world to pay special attention. The official Music Video launch on 14 Sept has seen South Africa appear as the 10th most viewed region for this video during release week and 753k streams from South Africa and a daily Apple iTunes peak in South Africa at 52. South African fans are definitely preparing for the Git Up with S.A ranking as one of the top 20 streaming markets worldwide.
PopBuzz say – “Everyone is doing the “two-step then cowboy boogie” on social media. Blanco Brown has inspired the viral ‘The Git Up’ dance challenge and, honestly, it’s iconic”. Watch The Music Video Below.
The Git Up has become a viral smash on social media app TikTok and fans can’t get enough of its catchy hook and step by step dance routine, so much so that it’s inspired ‘The Git Up’ challenge which currently has over 29 million views on TikTok alone. If you’re wondering where ‘the two-step then cowboy boogie’ comes from, it’s this song. Source:
His debut EP, Blanco Brown, showed off the full range of its creator, who juggled multiple roles as the project’s songwriter, producer, vocalist, visionary, and multi-instrumentalist (guitar, harmonica, lap steel, spoons, tambourine, to name a few).
Since 2014, Blanco has been honing in on his unique sound, which is a mix of countrified influences and street-smart lingo that balances both the urban and rural settings in which he grew up. Being named Billboard’s “7 Country Acts to Watch in 2019,” the Georgia native is a background singer, artist and Grammy-nominated engineer who has worked with big name talent including Fergie, Childish Gambino, Kane Brown and Chris Brown.
The creative visionary is set to release his debut full-length album, Honeysuckle & Lightning Bugs via BBR Music Group on October 11. Current analytics on Blanco’s music video, South Africa is a Top 10 territory.