Taliban Herb - Finer Things

Detroit Hip Hop artist, Taliban Herb displays versatility with captivating new music

DETROIT, MI - As a creator who won’t be confined to one style, Taliban Herb likes to work with several different genres. His SoundCloud catalog of nearly thirty well-crafted songs features Hip Hop, R&B and Soul works. He even made a Rock song (which was not released) just to see if he could do it. This versatile performer who can sing as well as rap, has amassed over one million authentic streams for his music. He recently brought out a particularly catchy track, “Finer Things.”

 

Released late last year, “Finer Things” talks about females who enjoy designer accessories and eating at the best places. A melodic song that is hard to stop listening to, “Finer Things” is about materialistic women who only return to the singer for the money. The track was written and engineered by Herb himself and will be released on all major digital platforms this month.

 

Taliban Herb has a unique sound that is as original as his name. He blends expert lyricism with super tight melodies and talks about relevant topics from everyday life. His style is in the same vein as other music that is blowing up right now, reminiscent of the likes of Lil Tjay, Polo G and A Boogie Wit da Hoodie.

 

Last month, Herb released his song, “That’s It” as a big flex to showcase what he can do with his vocabulary and lyrics. The artist wondered to himself “How many punch lines can I put in this song?” and came up with a track that masterfully shows what he is capable of. By dropping a piece like “That’s It,” the artist flaunts his ability to switch between different styles, moving from singing on tracks, to rapping and back to singing.

 

Some of Herb’s other stand out tracks include “99 Problems,” “Go” and “Lies” which were written when he was feeling particularly low about a lady. Catchy and perfectly executed, “Lies” has outperformed every other song in his current catalog.

 

Born Sheldon Thomas in Farmington Hills, Michigan, the 24 year old was heavily influenced by artists such as Drake, Lil Wayne and Jay-Z. Herb started rapping when he was around 12 years old. His first project was a mixtape recorded in a basement on a home studio setup with an old laptop and an inexpensive mic. “No tables. No beds. Nothing,” he said. “We had no money, we just took a shot.”

 

He has moved up from the basement and now lives in Detroit where he is working on a new single. Always experimenting with new grooves, Herb will be rapping to a Dancehall beat for the first time on this single. He is challenging himself to execute this new direction perfectly. Judging by his previous successes, he undoubtedly will triumph once again.

To listen to Taliban Herb’s music or follow him on social media, please visit:

 

https://soundcloud.com/talibanherb

https://www.instagram.com/talibanherb/

https://twitter.com/TalibanHerb

 

"Finer Things”

https://soundcloud.com/talibanherb/finer-things

Views: 11

Reply to This

Best guide to hip hop, soul, reggae concerts & events in San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles & New York City + music, videos, radio and more

Connect

Bookmark and Share

Subscribe to E-Blast

Win Tickets

Femi Kuti
Sat, Jun 6 @ UC Theatre, Berkeley

Rebelution
Fri, Sep 4 @ Greek Theatre, Berkeley

TOP PICKS

Members

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Groups

Latest Activity

TEAM BIGGA RANKIN posted a blog post

Qmachette Releases New Album "Vulnerable"

10 years of experience, crowds of 20,000+, over 1,000,000 YouTube views, and features with some of the biggest names in the game. Southern-bred independent artist Q Machette has brought his magnetic lyrical style to forefront of the independent music scene with full force.Far from the limelight, Q Machette had very humble…See More
1 hour ago
Dj Smoke (@PromoMixtapes) posted discussions
3 hours ago
bosshogg posted discussions
13 hours ago
Editor's Pick posted discussions
19 hours ago
Ms Carmen PlatinumVoicePR posted a blog post

[NEW MUSIC] CHANGE - " IN MY PRIME"

Decatur, Georgia Artist, Change remains in a Lane of His Own on his new single "In My Prime"Change aka Chang$ reps Zone 6 in Decatur, Georgia. The recording artist is in top form and looks to conquer even more this year. Having toured the world and seen his life change, he is fueled up and ready to deliver more music to the masses. He urges fans to continue riding with him, and newcomers get familiar with his new single, “In My Prime.”Released through Lyt Lyfe Ent., Chang$ shows that it took a…See More
21 hours ago
Dj Smoke (@PromoMixtapes) posted discussions
yesterday
bosshogg posted discussions
yesterday
Editor's Pick posted discussions
Tuesday
bosshogg posted discussions
Tuesday
Editor's Pick posted videos
Tuesday
Dj Smoke (@PromoMixtapes) posted a discussion

VERSATILE AFROBEATS ARTIST, ABBLAZE SET TO DROP NEW MUSIC WEEKLY FOR “BLAZING FRIDAYS”

Abblaze – Blazing FridaysVERSATILE AFROBEATS ARTIST, ABBLAZE SET TO DROP NEW MUSIC WEEKLY FOR “BLAZING FRIDAYS” NEWARK, NJ – Musician, singer and songwriter, Abideen “Abblaze” Omisola adds an extraordinary international flavor to the music coming…See More
Tuesday
TEAM BIGGA RANKIN posted a blog post

Maino Drops New Mixtape - "Who Got Next"

Maino just dropped a new mixtape titled "Who Got Next". The New York based rapper is doing a series of mixtapes promoted by…See More
Tuesday

© 2020   Created by Ren the Vinyl Archaeologist.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service