Two years after being in a coma for 47 days due to open heart surgery, North Liberty, Iowa rapper Vybe aka OfficialVybe, is back with a brand new 18 track album, entitled “Anubis”. The rapper who initiated his craft under the guidance of Russell Barbary has since been produced by Grammy Award winner Matty Trump, on his single “Activist”, and has his songs available on over 600 stores in more than 120 countries. This album is chock full of more cast iron monster tunes than any mainstream rap album this year. In the world of casual rap fans, there are three prevailing doctrines under which just about everybody falls. Group one consists of those who are in it for the party. They vibe to anything with a decent beat that makes the club circuit. Group two, on the other hand, listens to rap so they can talk about introspective lyricists who craft poetic verses demanding continual and thorough scrutiny.

Where are you based?
North Liberty IA

How long have you been making music?
17 years

What genre would you consider your music to be?
rap/hiphop and R&B

What inspired you to pursue a career in music?
listening to other rappers like 50 cent and ludachris and everybody around me i grew up with was making music too.

What are your biggest musical influences?
Jay-z Drake Eminem jcole kendrick lamar the list goes on …

Are you signed to a label or are you an independent artist?
im a independent artist but if the right label come by and talking good then i might consider

What have been the biggest challenges in your music career?
getting my music out there and getting people to believe in me and support me

How many songs or albums have you released to date?
i release singles and a ep

Can you tell us a few things about your latest release?
i release droptop because the song had a big wave behind in then i got it playing in clubs so im going take the song and run with it.

Any plans for new music or upcoming projects we should know about?
yes im dropping a new mixtape called 20/20 vision and i got another artist im going to feature on the tape its gonna be dope just wait on it.