Sun July 15


Abbas ‘Bas’ Hamad is a 28-year-old rapper signed to J. Cole’s Dreamville records / Interscope.

Bas is Sudanese Muslim, born in Paris, lived in Qatar, came to New York, was raised in Queens and went to college in the south – he’s got such a crazy perspective. Frankly, nobody is like him. He’s a dude who is very unique. The way he raps, the kind of beats he picks, his melodies, flows, tone of voice. Bas just has his own wave. “ – J. Cole