Who is Idrise?
Idrise (born October 27, 1986) is an American singer, songwriter and audio engineer. Born in San Antonio, TX but raised in Vallejo, CA. He is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force The military gave him the opportunity to travel the world and open the door to international exposure in Europe. As an independent artist, he had the freedom to collaborate with several artists in Germany allow the growth of an international following. He is currently working with [grammy-nominated/platinum-selling] producer Luigie Gonzalez and co-writing music with the likes of Steve Diamond and the Jackie Boyz.
In 2015 he appeared twice on the top 10 list of the Deutsche Black Charts (DBC). Both singles “I’m The Man” (7 weeks, peaked at #4) and “Ride or Die” (24 weeks, peaked at #10) made the Deutsche Black Charts 2015 Year-End Top 200.
In the summer of 2016 "Lloret De Mar" appeared on a Belgium iTunes top-200 list. Then again he appeared on the 2016 Deutsche Black Charts Year-end Top 200 list two more times with “Netflix & Chill” (10 weeks, peaked at #2) and “Ain’t Bout That Life” (10 weeks, peaked at #24). These singles have accumulated over 850 thousand streams on Spotify, alone.
Recently, he appeared again on the Deutsche Black Charts with “Follow Me” lasting 10 weeks (November 25, 2016 through January 27, 2017) and peaking at #3.
Prior to his move to Germany, his music was featured and reviewed by SoundLooks.com and JamSphere.com. Another review can be found Mix1 for a single released in 2015 called "Ain't Bout That Life".