Hailed for his versatile in sound and lyricism, French rapper Lord Esperanza has been on the rise since 2013 – under this moniker and is ready to make a name for himself within French hip hop, for years to come. The 22-year-old rapper flexes his innate ability to create a world that blends his multi instrumental upbringing, and his taste for the collision of art and music, for what makes for an unforgettable presentation, time and time again. His buzz, fueled by songs like “Drapeau Noir”, “Sol d’etoiles”, and “Maria”, are indication that it is indeed his versatility in various music styles, that allows him to rap about personal reflections, social commentary and much more.
For his COLORS show, Lord Esperanza delivers an exhilarating performance of “Le temps des graviers”. It’s a smooth the exciting offering that finds the rapper performing over rhythmic production with trap and tribal influences alike. Throughout, his switch up in flow gives way to a cadence that adds depth and dynamic to both the performance and the song itself, alongside his storytelling ability. Check it out above and be sure to keep your eyes and ears open for new material from the Parisian rapper due out soon!