Headie One collaborated with Drake on ‘Only You Freestyle’ which released on July 20th, this is the first time the two have worked on a song together and fans are loving it.
Headie One is a UK drill rapper who last released new music in May titled ‘Rose Gold’. He also released a mixtape with Fred Again, ‘GANG,’ earlier this year which featured contributions from Slowthai, Jamie xx, FKA Twigs, and more.
Other than his work with Headie One, Drake released ‘Dark Lane Demo Tapes’ in May. He has also been at work on the official follow-up to 2018’s double album, with his anticipated album said to be “80 percent complete“.
Last week also saw Drake release two new tracks collaborated with DJ Khaled. The rapper will feature on Khaled’s upcoming 12th studio album, ‘Khaled Khaled.’
Both rappers took to social media to share the release of their collaboration, with Headie One posting a short video clip of him rapping captioned: “Myself x Drake tap dancing, Only You Freestyle, out now.” –
Drake posted a similar video clip but with himself rapping and simply captioned it: “Only You Freestyle out now.” –
If you're sleeping on @HeadieOne wake up 🗣️
— Úńíçòřń Priňçė 🦄👑 (@Chinkabwe_Eddie) July 20, 2020
There has been a lot of positive feedback on the pair collaborating, with Tiffany Calver tweeting: “Holding your own on a song with one of the greatest artists of our time is a massive challenge. but Headie did it with ease. Perfectly balanced record and a big look for the UK/drill scene.” –
Holding your own on a song with one of the greatest artists of our time is a massive challenge. But Headie did it with ease. Perfectly balanced record and a big look for the UK/Drill scene. 👏🏽
— Tiffany Calver (@tiffanycalver) July 20, 2020
So well done to Headie One for showing everyone that he can keep up with Drake and also that he has just as much flames and talent to bring to the table.