Fast Rising Kenyan Rapper Elycent dropped his hotly anticipated debut EP ‘OFFHILL’, on 28th May 2021. Amidst a chaotic world forced into lockdown, ‘Off Hill’ is a deeply personal EP and an ode to self-healing.
In OFF HILL EP, Elycent reflects on his journey and experience as an up-and-coming rapper. Elycent says, “OFF HILL is my first compilation of tracks since I started music officially in 2018. The EP is inspired by events happening after I decided to move out of my comfort zone, basically where I’m from and that’s Taita Hills – Wundanyi to go to the city to follow my dreams of becoming a hip hop star. Explaining, “it gives a vibe of not looking back, beginning of my Hip Hop journey.”
The 3 Track release, OFF HILL EP opens up with One Way a song that depicts his motion in the Hip Hop Journey. It’s one direction for Elycent not looking back to where he started. Next up is DUKA is a song giving a brief explanation as to why he is pushing his content as a solo artist. And lastly is Niko Kwa Zone a song that cuts a little about his personal life, his past relationships, and assurance to his fans that he is here to stay.
Off Hill EP is produced by BabstarTach from Star Tach Records and Beat Maker/DJ Lesq.
The talented Kenyan rapper just released his first official video off his debut EP dubbed “One Way”
Watch One Way Official Video directed by Babstar Tach.
Born Eli Mwakima Mliwa better known as Elycent is a Kenyan rapper and songwriter from Mombasa. He first started recording back in 2016 while he was still in Nairobi for college and work. But he officially released his first song in 2018 produced by Riccobeatz.