Lou Phelps returns with “Nike Shoe Box 2.0” featuring LA rapper Problem, a remix of the lead single from his latest mixtape EXTRA EXTRA!. “Nike Shoe Box” and its accompanying music video led the mixtape’s release, which included production from Kaytranada, Lakim, and more.
Montrealer, Lou Phelps started making music in 2011 with his brother Kevin, aka KAYTRANADA, forming a future-rap group called The Celestics, resulting in their debut project, Massively Massive. Using the moniker Lou Phelps, he boasts a reputation for creating tasteful and danceable hip-hop music, releasing Supreme Laziness (2014) and curating Cause I Wanna, an 80-minute DJ mix that featured tracks from Rashad, RP Boo, and Kyle Hall, showcasing his exquisite taste and range of influences. In 2017, Lou released 001: Experiments, his debut project featured appearances from Bishop Nehru, Innanet James, and KALLITECHNICS. In September, 2018 Lou shared his sophomore album 002 : LOVE ME via Last Gang Records. 002 : LOVE ME sees Lou’s Kaytranada as executive producer, with guest spots from BADBADNOTGOOD, JAHKOY, Planet Giza, Pony, and drum master, Karriem Riggins.
1. Must Be (Prod. KAYTRANADA)
2. Party In LA (Prod. LAKIM & Jasper)
3. Nike Shoe Box (Prod. KAYTRANADA)
4. Fire (Prod. KAYTRANADA)
5. Smiling (Prod. KAYTRANADA)
6. New Friends (Prod. KAYTRANADA)
7. Dynamite (Prod. tek.lun)