American rapper and singer Michael Lamar White II, known professionally as Trippie Redd, has released his new song titled “Blood Runs Deep”.
Trippie Redd is one of the most prominent members of the SoundCloud rap scene, gaining mainstream recognition in the late 2010s.
The rapper’s debut mixtape, A Love Letter to You (2017), and its lead single, “Love Scars,” propelled him to popularity. Trippie Redd’s singles “Dark Knight Dummo”, “Taking a Walk” and “Topanga” reached the Billboard Hot 100.
Trippie Redd’s debut studio album, Life’s a Trip (2018), reached the top five of the Billboard 200 chart, while his fourth mixtape, A Love Letter to You 4 (2019), topped the chart.
On May 29, 2019, Trippie Redd released “Under Enemy Arms”, the lead single from his second studio album! On July 24, 2019, Redd released the album’s second single, “Mac 10”, featuring American rappers Lil Baby and Lil Duke.
“Mac 10” was released on August 9, 2019 and debuted at number three on the US Billboard 200 with 51,000 album-equivalent units.
“!” it received lukewarm reception, and amidst the criticism, White dropped the song “They Afraid Of You”, featuring Playboi Carti, from the album. Despite this, White released A Love Letter to You 4 that November. The mixtape debuted at number one on the Billboard 200, becoming her first album to top the charts.
Following this, Trippie Redd was featured on several songs in the first half of 2020. He was featured on English YouTuber, Media Personality, and Rapper KSI’s single “Wake Up Call” which was released on January 31, 2020.
“Wake Up Call” serves as the second single from the latter’s debut studio album Dissimulation. The song reached number 11 on the UK Singles Chart.
Trippie Redd also released a collaboration with Juice Wrld titled “Tell Me U Luv Me” which reached the top 40 on the Billboard Hot 100.
On May 15, 2020, Trippie Redd released the single “Excitement” featuring PartyNextDoor, as the lead single from his third studio album, Pegasus.
On June 18, on which he turned 21, he released another single titled “Dreamer”, a single for Neon Shark, the deluxe edition of Pegasus, which would become his “rock album”.
On August 18, the full album was leaked after Trippie Redd stated that he would delay the album further if more of his music continued to leak online.
On September 11, he released the single “I Got You”, featuring Busta Rhymes, as the second single from Pegasus.
On October 7, Trippie Redd released the third and final single, “Sleepy Hollow”, from the album. The album was released on October 30, 2020 and debuted at number two on the Billboard 200.
Trippie Redd kicked off the year 2021 by releasing the deluxe edition of Pegasus, a rock reissue titled Neon Shark vs Pegasus. He later announced his fourth studio album, Trip at Knight, which was expected to be released later in the year.
In the lead up to the album’s release, White released two high-profile collaborations. The first, “Miss the Rage” featuring Playboi Carti, debuted at number 11 on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming the highest-charting single of White’s career.
The second lead single was “Holy Smokes” featuring Lil Uzi Vert which peaked at number 50 on the Hot 100. On August 11, 2021, Trippie Redd announced the album’s track listing as well as a tour beginning August 25. August.