Published on August 10, 2022 |
“Dax’s last title [“Dear Alcohol”] is particularly touching.” – HotNewHipHop
“Dax’s propensity for releasing relatable lyrical content paired with incredibly cinematic, often film-inspired visuals, and that formula have served him well.” – AllHipHop
By popular demand, Dax has finally released the highly anticipated music video for their country music crossover remix, “Expensive alcohol“, featuring the Grammy-nominated artist Elle King. Directed by Logan Meis, the video is an up-close look at the path to sobriety, a transformative experience that liberates both artist and audience.
“It was amazing to partner with Elle King on this remix and tackle an issue that millions of people are silently battling,” Dax shares. “The impact touches lives and this visual adds depth to already powerful lyrics.”
As an independent artist, Dax has amassed over half a billion streams to date for the undeniably groundbreaking success of his catalog, which later culminated in his partnership with RECORDS, a division of Sony Music Entertainment. “Dear Alcohol” with Elle King is an emotional, crooning track from the effervescent Canadian rapper that showcases his melodic delivery and introspective lyricism.
The shared vulnerability between Dax and Elle amounts to a record unlike any other: “As musicians, it’s our job to talk about all aspects of life and I commend Dax for addressing this issue,” shares King. “I was honored to join him on this song to help shed light on so many people who are struggling.”
When Dax’s open challenge for her viral song took social media by storm, Elle delivered one.verse who revealed his inner world more fully and fearlessly than ever before. King also made history with the No. 1 double-platinum country hit “Drunk (And I Don’t Wanna Go Home)”.
Over the years, Dax has released an ever-improving and increasingly popular pocket of singles. Everything he does goes beyond the limits of security. However, closer examination reveals that its immersive storytelling inspires larger conversations about love, personal growth, and daily struggles.
Billboard artist Dax has made a name for himself in the music industry by creating his own voice of topic-focused music that generates conversation. In 2018, Dax dropped his first project, It’s Different Now, which included tracks featuring OT Genasis and Futuristic. The album charted in the top 10 of the iTunes hip-hop charts. Following the success of her debut album, Dax released her debut single, “She Cheated Again”, which has over 20 million views on YouTube and over 5 million streams on Spotify. Dax continued his success with the release of his single, “Dear God”, which created hard-hitting online traction and was trending in four different countries (USA, Canada, India and UK) on YouTube. This video has over 48 million views and over a million likes, making him the first independent artist to achieve such a feat. Her previous single JOKER reached 35 million views. Other hit singles include “My Heart Hurts” (16 million views), “I Need a Break” (7 million views), “Gotham” (7.1 million views), “All Night Long” (7.3 million views) and many more. In 2019, Dax headlined her own tour of the United States and Canada. Dax’s ultimate goal is to take meaningful lyrics and hide them in his melodies. It’s what drives his obsession to put something in the world that will last forever.
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