Today, Chicago’s rising star, Lil Zay Osama released the video for the emotive new track “Needed Me” starring St. Louis singer-songwriter, Luh Kel. The Triptych Visuals-directed video shows an iced-out Zay flexing his melodic prowess and speaking on love lost, while his beau falls for someone else. “Needed You” is featured on Lil Zay Osama’s recently released project Trench Baby 2.
In addition, Zay is currently on a 12-date run supporting G Herbo’s 25 Tour (full list of dates listed below) – purchase ticket here.
In February of this year, Lil Zay Osama released his acclaimed mixtape Trench Baby as well as the follow-up deluxe edition, which included an array of street hits from “Rumors,” “Ride for Me” (with Jackboy)” to fan-anthems “61st to 64th,” and “We’ll Be Straight.” A gifted storyteller and melodic virtuoso, Lil Zay Osama is able to maneuver between different moods from drill to trap ballads, earning him the praise of XXL, Pitchfork, HipHopDX, Complex and more. To date, Lil Zay Osama has accumulated more than 200 million streams. WithTrench Baby 2, he’s poised to continue his trajectory to superstardom.
Watch “Lil Zay Osama – Needed You (feat. Luh Kel)” Below.