February 05, 2023



BJ The Chicago Kid Keeps Things ‘Smooth’ With New Single

Last week, R&B soul artist BJ the Chicago Kid dropped a new single that is undoubtedly a smooth track. “Smooth” is the latest song from the Chicago native and it carries the same soulful swagger that we always hear from him.

With a super catchy chorus and chilled-out beat, BJ the Chicago Kid creates a purely R&B love song. The record’s production is on point and the jazzy drums that mix with airy guitars makes for a real vibe. BJ the Chicago Kid makes the song his own with his effortless and laidback signature singing.

In addition to the song, BJ the Chicago Kid has been busy this year churning out music for fans. Before this, back in September, he release a highly acclaimed feature on a track with Vic Mensa titled “THE TASTE.” He also has a live version of the song “Skin Deep” that he did with EJ Jackson the same month.

And as far as projects go, BJ the Chicago Kid released a new EP as well. The project 4 AM is a four-song bundle that features appearances from Eric Bellinger and Lucky Daye. For the most part, this release was under the radar, but still had its fair share of gems with the hit song “Love You Slow.”

BJ the Chicago Kid Is A Music Veteran

He is best known for his critically acclaimed album In My Mind, as well as his collaborations with artists like Chance the Rapper, Kanye West, and Kendrick Lamar.

BJ The Chicago Kid has been making quality music since 2005. Finally BJ caught some traction in 2016 and was recognized for his talent and went mainstream. 

In 2016 In My Mind would peak at #7 on the Billboard R&B/Hip-hop album chart. It would bring BJ three Grammy nominations and widespread critical acclaim.

His most recent studio album, 1123 was released back in 2019. It featured artists such as Anderson .Paak, Bas, JID, Rick Ross, and Offset.

Now BJ is taking full advantage of the spotlight and dropping some fire tracks. Be on the lookout for more songs dropping from the R&B soul artist soon, and remember to check back with MusicDaily for more updates.

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