When top notch Lyrical Delivery is in check, EXCHANGE RATE by Laurette is as ideal as Key.
The Afrocentric female hip-hop artiste ”LAURETTA” started her music career in 2009 but recorded her first single in 2015 titled “Greenland” off the “Current Situation” E.P by Knight house producer, Echo, under the umbrella of Gidimob which is a collection of conscious hip-hop rappers and the collective was found by one of Knight house’s CEO, Temi Gomez.
She released a freestyle Series which commenced in the last week of January 2017 titled “Thirst Trap” which was a weekly rendition of 5 Trap covers which she personalized just to give her fans a taste of what is to come. The first was “Exchange rate”, followed by “Wahala”, “Igboro”, “No feelings interlude” and “Yèmoja” which can all be found on her SoundCloud page. The visuals to Exchange rate was released on June 26th. It was shot by Obasi Daniel and Edited by Victor Graphics
Lauretta is currently unsigned to any record label and has been independent since her career kicked off. With lyrical depth, energetic delivery and unfathomable punchlines, she is obviously the new face to look out for in the Nigerian hip-hop scene.