Viral emcee Rinsa Malone makes the most of his hit hook by turning it into an official song, “One Eye Open”.
Even if you haven’t heard of him before, it’s clear Rinsa Malone has been around for a while, something you can identify just from the way he raps like a true grime emcee. The North London rapper made waves online during the latter half of 2021, hustling to be heard by freestyling to people in public and eventually becoming an adored figure in the community. Soon after, his signature verse sent shockwaves across Twitter and TiKTok, stamped through the viral line “one eye open when I’m sleeping”.
Humorous yet unique, it is Rinsa Malone’s personality and one-of-a-kind delivery that makes “Open Eye Open” worth your time. The song blends grime flows with drill production, turning the viral lines into more than a mere joke; there’s a legitimate tune to enjoy here.
Listen to the track and watch the visuals for “One Eye Open” below.