In a time when the world seemed to be in chaos, and everything was uncertain, Fancy Truth turned to his passion and creativity. After hearing a Wax Beach song on the radio, he went on to create a freestyle rap verse and shared it on social media. The video post was seen by the production duo, and after a few virtual meetings, a collaboration was born.
Fancy Truth hits home with a relevant track for our ‘new normal’. “Bubble Boy” gives us a peek into the life and struggles of people who are trying to navigate the world of relationships and dating during a global crisis. The song touches on the significant topic whilst maintaining a fun and whimsical delivery. Fancy Truth is a believer in telling a story and he manages to do this in his debut track. “Bubble Boy” (feat. Wax Beach) dropped on Friday 11th of September 2020 on all digital music platforms.
Fancy Truth is a Cape Town-born rapper, who has been involved in the television and film industry for over 10 years. During his career in the industry, he has worked with the likes of Jack Parow, Liquideep, Freshly Ground, Danny K, Kabelo from TKZee and many other well-known South African artists. This inspired him to pursue his own passions in the music industry. Drawing influence from the likes of Jay Z, Lupe Fiasco, Childish Gambino, amongst others, his style fuses playful narratives with intricate wordplay.
“Coming into this, I wanted to create a feel-good song that people could enjoy and really relate to.” – Fancy Truth
Listen to Bubble Boy (feat. Wax Beach) here