Top Dawg Entertainment’s Jay Rock is winning with his music. The hip-hop artist’s “WIN” single is reportedly the top TV song for the month of August.
According to reports, Jay’s infectious single received a huge boost in popularity from HBO’s “Ballers” series.
Jay Rock’s hit “WIN” rules The Hollywood Reporter’s Top TV Songs chart, powered by Tunefind and Shazam, for August, thanks to its appearance in Ballers’ season 4 opener on Aug. 12. Rankings for the Top TV Songs chart are based on song and show data provided by Tunefind and ranked using a formula blending respective Shazam tags, as well as sales and streaming information tracked by Nielsen Music during the corresponding period. (Billboard)
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Rock is aiming to put out an immediate Redemption album follow-up before 2019.
“I’ve been thinking about that every day,” he told Rap-Up. “I’m ready to get back in the studio now… Ever since the big reviews on Redemption, I’m ready to go back in and just come with another project right now before the year is up. Hopefully, man, y’all might get that.” (Rap-Up)
Jay also credited strong fan support for fueling his non-stop work grind.
“It’s just giving me more motivation and inspiration to keep doing what I do,” added Rock. “I’ve been doing it for a long time. For those who’ve been rocking with me since day one and for those that’s new that’s been rooting for me, I appreciate it. That’s what’s keeping me going. It’s just giving me the fire and the flames to keep pushing.” (Rap-Up)
Recently, the West Coast rapper released his cinematic-looking “ES Tales” video.