KIDD KENN RELEASES “GOLD DIGGER” FEATURING DESS DIOR
Kidd Kenn, the 17-year old Chicago hip-hop sensation who was most recently included in OUT Magazine’s esteemed OUT100 list and selected for GLAAD’s prestigious list of “20 Under 20: Young LGBTQ People Shaping The Future of Media and Activism” (presented by Teen Vogue this past summer) releases the official music video for his new track “Gold Digger” featuring Dess Dior – watch here. The flashy and dynamic music video shows Kidd Kenn and Dess Dior flaunting their riches and partying with their crew while scheming to get straight to the money.
“Gold Digger” follows the massive success of “Freestyle,” Kidd Kenn’s viral collaboration with Delli Boe. First posted to Kidd Kenn’s and Delli Boe’s socials earlier this year, the original “Freestyle” tweet went viral after receiving support from City Girls, picking up over 1.7 million views, over 14,000 retweets, and over 53,000 likes.
The buzz behind Kidd Kenn has been explosive, with PAPER, Fader, Nylon, Teen Vogue, Office Magazine, Interview Magazine,COOLS, and other tastemakers all rallying behind the young artist. Nylon called him a “rap phenom,” and Fader dubbed him “Chicago’s Next Teen Sensation.” Summer 2020 saw him perform at multiple virtual Pride festivals including MobiFest, Wynwood Pride, Pride South Side and more. His huge organically grown web following has over 200K Instagram followers, nearly half a million followers on TikTok and over 4.5 million likes.