L-R: BONES, Fifty Grand – photos by Miguel Padilla
BONES and Fifty Grand have collaborated and toured together many times over the years — Today they share “DyingLight,” a new single produced by cat soup. It marks their first vocal collab. since “Gravel” in 2013. BONES is best known as the founding member of the TeamSESH label / crew and Fifty Grand, an openly trans artist, is best known as the founding member of The Red Mirror crew and for his production work with XXXTentacion, Night Lovell, Craig Xen and more.
Fifty Grand recalls how the track came together:
“Cat Soup sent me the beat and I immediately thought of BONES. I went over his house and he recorded his part within the hour. It was the same day he told me he was going to be a father.”
The Red Mirror crew recently shared its first collaborative track “Bent” feat. Craig Xen via The FADER. The Red Mirror is an artist collective featuring Fifty Grand, King Yosef, Kellbender, Ginseng, Hellion and Prxz. In addition to Craig Xen, “Bent” features vocals from King Yosef and Fifty Grand and production work from Kellbender, Ginseng, Prxz and Hellion. The Red Mirror is currently working on its debut LP as a group.
Between their own solo releases and collaborative tracks with artists like XXXTentacion (16 tracks), Lil Peep, Rico Nasty, Ski Mask, Alice Glass, Wifisfuneral, etc., the collective has already amassed over one billion streams across all platforms. The six members all met through their connection to XXXTentacion in 2015 and came up with the concept of The Red Mirror in 2016.