Philadelphia’s NxG has come through with a fresh single, titled “Loose Screws”, which explores a new sound for the Philly based artist. NxG has already established himself as a prolific hip-hop artist, known for catchy, trap-infused bangers. With “Loose Screws,” he wanted to push the boundaries even further and give his audience something fresh for the summer months ahead. His latest, “Loose Screws” is an unexpected jersey-club inspired song is the perfect soundtrack for a drink by the pool or jamming in the club, while demonstrating versatility and focus in his songwriting.
Lyrically inspired by a close friend’s romantic relationship, the track was produced by Ben Thomas, Yeezo, and Aidan Han, who helped bring NxG’s jersey-club vision to life. Between the hard hitting 808’s, an undeniably bouncy groove, and intricate vocal chops, “Loose Screws” is a summer pop anthem. With their combined efforts, “Loose Screws” promises to be a standout release in NxG’s expansive catalog.
In addition to the shift in genre, he shows a shift in vocal approach, as this track is much more melodious and emphasizes NxG’s singing. Placing close effort and attention to his vocal delivery, “Loose Screws” presents him focused on the mic- every phrase sounds intentional and authentically emotional, making the track more poignant. “Loose Screws” promises NxG’s his signature explosive energy, hard-hitting bars, and stylish flow, but with a new twist that showcases his growth as an artist, with progressive sonics and sleek vocals
“Loose Screws” opens an exciting new page for NxG and marks the start of his experimentation era. While he has already proven his capabilities as a hip-hop artist, he breaks new ground in a refreshing manner with “Loose Screws” and sounds natural in doing so.