Jacksonville-hailing business executive, hip-hop artist, promoter and social advocate TEF XL takes us along on his aspirational journey in music on latest album Code Switch Vol. I: The Prequel. The first part of a trilogy, the captivating project spanning thirteen intricate tracks that weave tales of his struggles and eventual rise above hardships.
Led by thoughtful lyrics that paint vivid pictures of his experiences, framed by heartfelt advice and inspirational anecdotes, the project unveils the multi-faceted talent’s signature blend of enticing instrumentals, punctuated by booming beats and soulful, rich vocals.
An album which dives into TEF XL experience of adapting and switching through various elements of his life from executive talk to artistic expression, the core message of the project is to do “what fills your soul.”
Delivering one well-crafted narrative after another through tracks like “Ride Tonight”, “Code Switch”, “The Calling”, and of course “No Pressure,” TEF XL leaves us feeling like we’ve had a fulfilling conversation with a friend, who has empowered us to take the first steps into our own journey towards success.
With Code Switch Vol. I: The Prequel having come to life as a satisfying and encouraging sonic journey, it’s worth anticipating the stories that will unravel on the upcoming parts of the trilogy collection.