Jonatan Leandoer Håstad, A Swedish rapper known as Yung Lean, rocketed to fame on Youtube with his song “Ginseng Strip 2002” and later were songs featured in his numerous mixtapes. He developed his interest in hip hop music at an early age, having a great influence from 50 Cent’s Get Rich or Die Tryin’, The Latin Kings’s Mitt Kvarter and Nas’s Illmatic.
Having a remarkable genre-bending style, he garnered recognition from 2010 hip-hop trends; he collaborated with various contemporary artists and has greatly contributed to Soundcloud rap, lofi, emo rap, and cloud rap. Want to know more about the person behind the “Starz”? Check out Homeless Penthouse True Origin Series: Yung Lean.