Skillis racks up major numbers for 'Street Smart' video feat. LIL BABY

Skillis racks up major numbers for 'Street Smart' video feat. LIL BABY

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  Dancehall recording artiste Skillis has racked up over 136,000 views in only now week since the release of a video for his street banger 'Street Smart' featuring US Billboard-charting rapper Lil Baby. 


The song was produced by Ainsley 'Notnice' Morris for Major Moves Music. It was recorded at Street Execs Recording studio, which is home to the likes of 2 Chains, Young Dolph, and others. Further recording on the record was done at QC recording studio, which is home to The Migos, Lil Yatchy and Lil Baby.


The song represents a major step for Skillis who is gaining notoriety on the hip hop scene as the video is also getting multiple spins on major hip hop sites like and others. 


Featured on the song is Atlanta-based rapper Lil Baby who is one of the hottest up and coming rappers in the US. He is best known for his songs "Freestyle", "Yes Indeed" and "My Dawg", the latter two peaking at number six and 71 respectively on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.


Last year, Skillis, who grew up in St. Ann before migrating to the USA when he was in his teens, generated a lot of attention with his first official release “Money Pree”, which peaked at #3 on the FIWI Choice top ten countdown and got rotation on all major cable channels. 'Money Pree' was well received by the dancehall community and established him beyond the borders of Kingston as an official dancehall artist.


In the meantime, Skillis' latest 'Street Smart' release is blowing up all over FM radio stateside and Jamaica. The song has also made it to several street mixtapes, and is on the playlist of street selectors like Ruxie, Boom Boom, Hotta Rice, Supa Hype and Gugu Mental to name a few.


"The label is gearing up for a big summer push with this song," a representative of Major Moves Music, said. 

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