Before Destroy Lonely met Playboi Carti, he knew the Platinum-selling artist would sign him to his new label, Opium. Whether it was the power of manifestation, incessant hustle–or a mixture of both, a few months later, Destroy Lonely got a call to meet. The 21-year-old rapper had just released “Oh Yeah,” a luxurious anthem about Corvettes, YSL, and stacks of money, which immediately resonated with his generation. And with the track, he not only introduced Playboi Carti but a whole legion of streamers to the world of Destroy Lonely.
“Before any of this shit ever happened, I knew I was going to sign with him.” Destroy shares with VMAN. “It was always that from the jump, I never questioned it.”
Today, the Atlanta-born rapper continues on his musical journey, releasing a visual for “VTMNTCOAT,” an electric track pulled from his debut album, No Stylist. Featuring elaborate dinner