Maintaining the momentum of a breakthrough year, gold-selling Orlando hip-hop phenomenon Hotboii unveils a new single and music video entitled “Doctor” [feat. Lil Tjay] today. Go HERE to stream/download “Doctor,” available now via digital retailers. Watch the accompanying music video HERE.
Over airy production laced with string samples and ominous piano, Hotboii’s melodic flow instantly intoxicates as it stretches into a hypnotic high register. Meanwhile, multiplatinum New York force of nature Lil Tjay rolls through with an equally captivating cameo of his own. At the same time, the accompanying visual highlights the power of these two rising stars on screen.
Continuing to heat up the game, He recently dropped the catchy “Never Say Never.” Right out of the gate, HotNewHipHop applauded, “Hotboii mixes bars with the modern Florida sound and comes up with an anthem that will certainly inspire you to do better,” and Rap Basement observed, “Hotboii has been building momentum and his new single, ‘Never Say Never,’ is sure to keep it going.” The official music video quickly surpassed 1 million views and trended on YouTube.
Earlier this year, Hotboii’s anthem “Don’t Need Time” picked up a gold certification from the RIAA. Meanwhile, he launched 2021 with the endorsement of numerous tastemakers. Complex touted him among “Rappers to Watch in 2021” and claimed, “A natural at singing, rapping, and crafting hooks, Hotboii can do it all.” UPROXX also selected him as one of “The Rappers To Watch Out For In 2021” and wrote, “Hotboii looks like as much of a sure bet to blow up as it gets.” Last December, his first full-length Double O Baby incited widespread tastemaker praise. Upon arrival, DJ Booth dubbed it one of “5 Albums You Need To Hear on Audiomack This Week.” Pitchfork showcased it among “6 New Albums You Should Listen to Now,” and Complex described it as “full of songs that seem primed to become big hits in 2021.” Plus, KAZI spoke to him for an exclusive interview and raved, “Hotboii is bringing a new sound to the Florida scene.”