North Philadelphia rapper 2rare enlists Chicago superstar Lil Durk for “Q-Pid,” a feel-good version of 2rare‘s buzzing viral hit “Q-Pid.” Featured on Apple Music’s New Music Daily with Zane Lowe. Listen HERE:
Blending East coast club music and melodic rap, the track updates 112’s 1997 hit of the same name. 2rare’s original version has amassed more than 15 million views on YouTube alone.
Over churning club rhythms, 2rare and Durk offer bars about lust and attraction. “Oh, I’m just being honest,” the Philly breakout star raps. “Keep it a buck, like Giannis / She treat me like a goddess.” Durk adds his Chicago flavor flowing effortlessly and flexing over the pummeling drums
Since premiering in January, the original “Cupid Remix” has racked up more than 15 million views on YouTube. Its high-energy video is a representation of 2rare’s compelling, kinetic energy. Unsurprisingly, it kickstarted a joyous TikTok dance trend, and spawned more than 100,000 creates.
The supercharged remix is part of a whirlwind year for 2rare, who has released a handful of energetic dance rap singles, including “Back It Up” and “Oochie Coochie.” He recently appeared in Drake’s latest video for “Sticky.” Once a rising football star in Philly, the rap upstart shifted focus to music and gained widespread attention for his 2019 track “Big Drippa,” which showcased his knack for infectious hooks. With “Q-Pid,” 2rare seems set to reach even more fans with a taste for dizzying rhymes and head-spinning club tracks.