Newcomer Tug8ight Drops Fresh Track ‘Durk & Von’

Joe Simpson

By Joe Simpson

Joe Simpson

24 Nov 2022

Hackney resident and Drills’ latest commodity Tug8ight has entered the UK rap sphere with debut track “Durk & Von”. Unveiling a genuine passion for his craft, the 20-year-old musician has been building
his distinctive sound over the last five years, combining his unique flow and endless wordplay, the musician showcases talents in intricate song writing, supported by a vigorous delivery.

Produced by X10 Beats, “Durk & Von” has the clear components to become a drill classic, consisting of hard-hitting kicks and a dark melody. The track cements Tug8ight’s unique and unorthodox sound, reminiscent to UK industry peers Digga D, Headie One, Central Cee, SL and Loski.

Desires of global recognition have always been amongst Tug8ight’s ambitions and being one of the latest additions to the scene hasn’t stopped the musician from aiming high, as he has already worked with an assortment of UK producers, especially over at Finesse Foreva studio, home to legendary hit record “Keisha & Becky” by Russ Millions x Tion Wayne. The young rapper has already performed atop of several emerging UK/US producers beats including the likes of Dubble or Nothin, 3lack (3lack Productions), Fraxille and Prod by Zel — and seeks to consolidate
his name in the UK scene with his very own body of work, which will be indulged by the masses in months to come.

Warming up his ever-growing fan base and potential industry tastemakers,
Tug8ight’s upcoming release has accumulated almost 1M video plays on TikTok, which means the young star is on the road to triumph with his debut release and impeccable talent.