Ya Highne$$
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Ya Highne$$

Brooklyn, NY | Established. Jan 01, 2013 | INDIE | AFM

Brooklyn, NY | INDIE | AFM
Established on Jan, 2013
Solo Hip Hop R&B




"Ya Highne$$ - Keep It Thoro Remix (Video)"

Make sure you listen to Keep It Thoro Remix by Ya Highne$$ on BTRU Entertainment! Eventually, you will have to bow down to Brooklyn, New York hip hop emcee Ya Highne$$, because he'll be ruling the rap kingdom! This rapper is about to set the competition ablaze, with his rough, raw and gritty Brooklyn style. His style, reminiscent of the likes of Fabolous and Papoose, is definitely something hip hop needs in this new, very questionable generation of rappers. Keep It Thoro reiterates that fact, with it's very hard hitting bars, matching visuals, and production that will make every hip hop fanatic very excited. For more videos connect with him on YouTube. - Vinny Hughnes

"Skilly Magazine Interview"

Check out the interview with Ya Highne$$ exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. - Mina Kirani (Skilly Magazine)

"Ya Highne$$ - Keep It Thoro"

Listen to Keep It Thoro by Ya Highne$$ on Artist Sounds. Ya Highne$$ is looking to make a big name for himself with his new remix "Keep It Thoro" on Soundcloud. Emerging artist Ya Highne$$ is currently residing in Brooklyn, New York where he is turning his childhood dreams into a reality. His new song "Keep It Thoro" has fans anxiously waiting for what he has in store next. Ya Highne$$ teams up with producer Matt Cody for assistance with his production and direction. Connect with your favorite rapper on Twitter. - Tiana (Artist Sound)


Ya Highne$$ the talented MC from Brooklyn, NY returns & revisit gritty 90’s track paying homage to that legendary crew Smif N Wessun. Listen as he delivers his smooth flow & clever lyrics to compliment a hypnotizing hook. Assisted in production by Matt Cody & directed by Lbito Rose, Ya Highne$$ brings back that old school Brooklyn feel back. - BLKDMNDS

"Q/A with Ya Highne$$"

While most of the world is familiar with the New York City borough of Brooklyn, many people outside the Big Apple are probably unaware the area is known as Kings County as well. The royally named location also has a representation for producing some of the greatest rap kings in music history, and the next BK resident hoping to earn his Hip Hop crown is Ya Highne$$.

The 27-year-old rapper recorded his first song “Be Alone” in 2011 and released his mixtape Y.H.I.C. (Ya Highne$$ In Charge) the following year. After winning the Coast 2 Coast NYC Industry Mixer Showcase, Desert Storm Showcase, and the Faces In The Crowd Showcase in 2013, the Crowns Heights native is currently working on his debut EP.

DZI: The Voice connected with Ya Highne$$ to get the skinny on his music career, his opinion on NYC Hip Hop at the moment, and more. - DZI: THE VOICE


Ya Highne$$ the talented MC from Brooklyn, NY returns & revisit gritty 90’s track paying homage to that legendary crew Smif N Wessun. Listen as he delivers his smooth flow & clever lyrics to compliment a hypnotizing hook. Assisted in production by Matt Cody & directed by Lbito Rose, Ya Highne$$ brings back that old school Brooklyn feel back.

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http://www.yahighness.nyc - MUSIC MAD

"Ya Highne$$ - Ya Love (Video)"

The latest addition to the rankings of talented emcees from Brooklyn NY “Ya Highne$$” links up with producer Matt Cody to serenade the ladies with his latest visual “Ya Love” Directed by Lbito Rose, Ya Highne$$ and co-star Maria Chookoo deliver a sexy visual that meshes well with a blazing track. Be on the look out for Ya HIghne$$’s upcoming project “TBA” Late Fall ‘Forever Be What They’ll Never Be’.

Take a moment and watch Ya Highne$$’ new “Ya Love” video below. Stay tuned to HHS1987 for all your new music. Follow @eldorado2452 on Twitter and Instagram for all your music and entertainment news - HHS1987

"Ya Highne$$ - MindState"

Stop what you’re doing and check out the song “MindState” by Ya Highne$$ on Artist Sounds. Ya Highne$$ is back with a brand new jam as he continues to turn heads out of the state of New York. Brooklyn NY artist "Ya Highne$$" connects with New Jersey native "Dj Proe" and cooks up an eye opener track titled "MindState" that showcases heavy wordplay over a soulful production. Ya Highne$$ continues to deliver as he gears up to release his upcoming LP "TBA" and regain his position in the top indie hip hop charts. His music has an original Hip Hop sound and most fans of lyrical content will enjoy the discography Ya Highne$$ has been putting together. Stay up to date with his latest releases by connecting with Ya Higne$$ on SoundCloud. - Artist SOunds

"Ya Highne$$ - MindState"

Take a listen to the song “MindState” by Ya Highne$$ on Juss Russ Radio. After making his debut with the release of his remix “Keep it Thoro” and the official music video for “Ya Love”, Ya Highne$$ is back to regain his spot in the top indie hip hop charts. Born and raised in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn NY, "Ya Highne$$" is looking to solidify a spot among the hip hop greats. Climbing his way the underground ranks Ya Highne$$ has particapted in the showcase circuit and has made a name for himself by winning numerous contests, has opened up for major acts such as, Meek Mill, Curren$y, Juelz Santana, and has recently been booked to open up for Wiz Khalfia on a tour date of his this summer! If your a fan of lyrical content, and music from the heart then you should become a fan of the next rap giant coming out of NY - Juss Russ Radio

"Ya Highne$$ - MindState"

Brooklyn native YaHighne$$ never disappoints with his charismatic flow. With the Dj Proe produced Track entitled “Mind State” YaHighne$$ continues to put his team the Krooklyn Dodgers on the forefront. Listen To “Mind State” as he paints his picture on his journey to his next project. - The Music Plug


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Visionary and lyrical, Ya Highne$$ has been named the latest edition to the ranks of talented hip-hop artists from the Crown Heights area of Brooklyn. Born Edward Jerome Wiley , he is known for his poetic sounds and hip hop influences. Growing up, just the experience of wearing his uncle’s headphones captivated him and thus began his love for the music industry. He would hear stories and see pictures of his favorites during the 90’s when hip-hop was arguably at its best. From Big Daddy Kane and Tribe Called Quest to The Notorious B.I.G and Jay-Z, all of these artists had a massive impact on Ya Highne$$’s music career. Like many rappers, Ya Highne$$ began writing poetry as a way to escape his surroundings and stay on the right track. 

In 2011, Ya Highne$$ recorded his first single “Be Alone”.  The following year, Ya Highne$$ released his mixtape entitled Y.H.I.C. (Ya Highne$$ In Charge), an ode to the influential experiences from the environment he grew up in. As a result of personal ventures, Ya Highne$$ is no newbie to the limelight. He has garnered acclaim from notable platforms like Faces in The Crowd, premiering his showcase at SOB’s and claiming first place. He was the winner in the Coast 2 Coast NYC Industry Mixer Showcase at Webster Hall as well as the winner of the Desert Storm Showcase.

Lastly, Ya Highne$$ has opened up for major acts like, Meek Mill, Juelz Santana, and soon to be Wiz Khalifa this July. Adding to his list of achievements, Ya Highne$$ has been on tour with Uno the activist and Warhol. He is currently in the studio working on his encore mixtape to be released early summer. While using his curations as platforms to express himself, Ya Highne$$ gives the hip-hop community rare sounds and positive vibes through his music and way of life.