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Young Fathers 'DEAD' LP Stream + 'GET UP'

Watch Young Father's dark music video for their haywire 'party' track "GET UP."


Young Fathers continue their consistent delivery of striking lo-fi/rap singles with the visuals for "GET UP,"  the latest offering off their upcoming Dead LP. The music video follows the band's penchant for dark, foreboding imagery backed by the haywire synthesizers and wall-shaking bass of this 'party' track. Watch the clip for "GET UP" below and look out for Dead, YF's debut album following two solid mixtapes, dropping February 4 via Anticon/Big Dada. Stream Young Fathers' Dead LP in its entirety below.

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