Ricky Hil ft. The Weeknd - Nomads

Posted 3 years ago

Unable to Watch this Youtube Video? Click here to play in Soundcloud instead.

Absent from the DJBooth since dropping off Can’t Stay Away back in 2010, Limo Life recording artist and Tommy Hilfiger scion Ricky Hil (previously known as “Rich”) returns to our pages with moody ballad Nomads. Here, IllAngelo‘s moody R&B grooves back the artist as he describes his tumultuous romance with a heroin-addicted femme fatale. In contrast to his previous work, which featured deadpan, Kid CuDi-esque vocals, this moody cut finds Hil delivering his verses in a ragged rasp reminiscent of an extremely strung-out Mike Posner. A natural fit considering the record’s tone and subject matter, Abel “The Weeknd” Tesfaye smooths things out on the chorus. Fans can find Nomads and much more on the artist’s SYLDD street album, released yesterday for free digital download.

Update: Click “Watch Video” above or scroll down (for mobile) to view Ricky Hil’s Hyghly Alleyne-directed Nomads visual.

Ricky Hil The Weeknd AlternativeIndieMusic Videos

Written by
Posted 3 years ago
Get The PLUG app by DJBooth and get the best hip-hop writing and news delivered daily.

More from Ricky Hil

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

GoldLink & Isaiah Rashad Make an Incredible Duo on New Song “Untitled”

The first collaboration from GoldLink and Isaiah Rashad is a must hear. Read More
Posted 11 hours ago by Yoh

D.R.A.M.‘s “WiFi” is a Reminder Erykah Badu Loves Sexual Innuendo

D.R.A.M. is on a roll heading into the release of his debut album. Read More
Posted about 13 hours ago by Tara Mahadevan

Holy Sh*t You Need to Watch Kool Keith & DOOM’s Stop Motion “Super Hero” Video

Keith and DOOM’s latest collaboration gets a perfectly trippy set of stop motion visuals. Read More
Posted 14 hours ago by Brent Bradley

Kanye West & Hip-Hop’s Transformation from Conscious to Woke

If you don’t believe me, then run back Kendrick Lamar’s “Alright.” Read More
Posted 14 hours ago by Tara Mahadevan

RZA Reveals Radioactive Azealia Banks Lied About Record Deal

Ultimately, Banks has nobody to blame but herself for her abhorrent behavior. Read More
Posted 14 hours ago by DJ Z

A$AP Ferg’s “New Level” Remix is an Example of a Remix Done Right

It's been nearly a year since the original, but the wait was well worth it. Read More
Posted 15 hours ago by Brent Bradley
Sample Text - Sample Link




Discover the best new songs, videos, and albums added to the Booth.