Hekler releases highly anticipated debut LP 'Abyss' on Bassrush
The king of unreleased music finally released a full length album for the first time.
Hekler's first album, Abyss dropped this Friday on Bassrush. It's a ten track masterclass.
As one of the dons of the trap scene, Hekler is so important to the health of that genre. This newest album showed us exactly why it was worth the wait.
We had a few years where the trap legend did not release any music, but he started going viral in 2022 for his series on TikTok with a clip of one unreleased song per day. This series showed the absolute heaters to come—and that's precisely what we received.
The album is split into two acts and has the feel of something that has been a long time coming for Hekler. He told us a little bit about how he arrived at the album we got.
“A couple years ago, I was supposed to put out an album that fell through and never really saw the light of day. I had spent countless hours going back to the basics and sort of re-teaching myself everything I knew but in a totally different way. A couple weeks go by, and I decide to start a new record that represents a new ‘creative journey.’ I had no prior planning or ideas, so I kind of just dived in head first, Hekler said. Hence the t