Bizarrap has almost become a myth with his low-key demeanor. Wearing large polarized sunglasses and a baseball cap, the Argentinian producer prefers to be the guy behind the scenes as he lets his collaborators shine in his viral “BZRP Music Sessions” which have featured back-to-back hitmakers ranging from Anuel AA to Nicky Jam and Nicki Nicole.
The 23-year-old born artist-producer Gonzalo Conde, who started his career as a freestyle artist in his native Argentina, has won four Latin Grammys this year, including Best New Artist and Producer of the Year. He did not win, but he is victorious elsewhere. Biza has now racked up billions of streams with her rap and freestyle sessions uploaded to YouTube.
His very first session was back in 2018 with local rapper Kodigo simply because “I was a huge fan of him and wanted others to find out as well,” he said. Billboard. To date, he has recorded 47 sessions. “Each producer gives you something different. An artist would be interested in working with me because of my style. But it’s also a challenge for them because I only give artists one chance to record a session. If the recording does not come out as I had imagined, this session will not see the light of day.
The concept of a music session includes a raw music video that captures Bizarrap and the artist in the studio. “People want to see their favorite artist in this space. But more than anything, I wanted to put forward new artists so that they had visibility and that people discover them through the clips.
While Bizarrap has already shared that he wants to work with corridos tumbados artist Natanael Cano, he revealed three other artists to collaborate with – and that includes Drake.
Below, Bizarrap tells Billboard which rappers does he dream of recording a session with, and which session took the longest time.