Dame namechecks Kanye West on "Leggo My Ego", and while his traditionalist boom bap bears something of a resemblance to College Dropout 'Ye, he's more akin to the new wave of purists who cite that record as an influence-- think J. Cole or Wale.
With that being said, Dame is New York through and through, giving him a unique sound that makes us interested to hear more.
"Leggo My Ego" has placed the rapper among this week's final four Heatseekers. If you like to have your song or video featured on the site, you can submit content to us here.
Diamonds around the neck like chokeholds
What you think I rap for?
To push a fuckin' Volvo?
Hold up my nigga, that's a Kanye line
I can't lie my nigga, I need Kanye shine