According to his record label, Rapper Hef is the first Dutch artist to have achieved the first position in the Dutch album Top 100 twice in a calendar year. Cold, earlier this year, the rapper reached Friday with Tears the top position.
“We checked this record with GfK, the official body for Dutch album charts,” said Vincent ‘Jiggy Djé’ Patty, director of the record labels Top Notch and Noah’s Ark, where Hef is under contract, in response to questions from NU.nl . “They couldn’t find proof to the contrary.”
Tears reached the number 1 position in the first week after the appearance. On the album, 32-year-old Julliard Frans, as Hef is called in real life, addresses the loss of loved ones. Among them is rapper Feis, shot dead on New Year’s Day 2019.
Hef is working as an Artist and Repertoire Manager for record label Top Notch and the Noah’s Ark label, where he himself is under contract. In this position, the rapper guides Ronnie Flex and Lil Kleine in their artistic development, among others.