anees is an independent singer-rapper from the Washington DC area. His music is a fusion of freestyle melodies, crafty rhyme-scheming, and conscious lyricism. He is often compared to artists such as Mac Miller, Russ, Chance the Rapper, and Tai Verdes. anees writes songs with fine-grained intention. His lyrics are structured to provoke introspection and elicit good vibes. He believes passionately that music is meant to help others heal. That is the driving principle in his artwork. To speak to the soul.
In his debut single “Neverland Fly”, anees delivered a vulnerable tell-all on mental health with groovy hooks and true hip hop verses. His hit song, “Slip”, is an upbeat and summery love song that showcases both poignant prose and melodies that ride smoothly in the pocket of the beat. It picked up love from many major artists, including Justin Bieber, which led to much national press coverage. His latest single “Love Is Crazy” is a passionate love story about the lengths he is willing to go for his true love. It is the sonic embodiment of butterflies in your stomach. anees is making major waves and will become a household name before long.
anees has featured on 15+ Spotify editorial playlists including “Fresh Finds”, “Fresh Finds: Pop”, “Varsity Bars”, and “Study Break”. To date, his music has surpassed 4 million streams between Spotify and Apple Music. anees is a verified content creator on Instagram and TikTok, where he has more than 380 thousand followers combined.
anees has been featured on 15+ Spotify editorial playlists including “Fresh Finds”, “Varsity Bars”, and “Study Break”. Anees has performed live on NBCLX, Fox 5, Dash Radio, Great Day Washington, Buckle Up with Big Hass, and Hot 93.3. His music has been covered in the Washingtonian, Earmilk, Sheesh Magazine, Scene Noise, the National, and the Washington Post.