Scarborough rapper Tia Financial institution$ has been one of the vital buzzed impartial rappers within the GTA as of late. She provides us an replace on her profession trajectory on her new observe, “We Gettin Wealthy.”
The tune hears Financial institution$ ship high-energy bars about amassing wealth whereas ascending within the Toronto rap sport. “What it do, I don’t know/ However we getting wealthy, and that’s fo sho,” she sings over an pressing drill beat by Toronto producer T-Nyce, who’s additionally helmed tracks for Saweetie and Cardi B. Financial institution$ is definitely in good firm with these names, and he or she’s bought the ambition to again it up.
“‘We Gettin Wealthy’ is about attaining success and monetary freedom with my workforce, and celebrating each purpose we obtain,” she tells Complicated Canada. “This file is telling a narrative about how I’m in my very own lane doing me, not apprehensive about what anybody else is doing as a result of I’m in my very own bag. To say we gettin wealthy additionally implies that we’re nonetheless grinding, nonetheless dropping sleep, nonetheless going onerous, nonetheless placing time into the craft.”
Financial institution$’ success is much more spectacular contemplating she was briefly homeless on the onset of the pandemic.
“I used to be actually seeking to God at that time. I used to be like ‘God, I must do one thing about this. I must get again on my grind,’” she mentioned in regards to the state of affairs throughout our interview in February. “Bear in mind, I wasn’t working. OnlyFans was my solely supply of revenue. It was onerous. I used to be residing with completely different associates. They have been making an attempt to help me and assist me out. I had associates put money into my music whether or not it was one thing like do my hair or assist me with a music video.”
The rapper tells us she’s been courted by a number of U.S. labels since dropping her final single “Pop Shit.” She’s on the point of drop her debut EP, Cash Talks, later this yr. “I’m prepared for the streets, the entire nation, to listen to what I’ve coming,” Financial institution$ instructed us in regards to the challenge throughout our chat.
Stream “We Gettin Wealthy” beneath.