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The 5 best songs on Yung Lean's new record Stardust

By Doris Daga

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Last week, Swedish rapper Yung Lean released his fourth mixtape Stardust. With features like FKA Twigs, Skrillex and Ant Wan to name a few, this is bound to be one of the most memorable records of the year. Here are the five best songs from the mixtape to add to your favourite playlist

Yung Lean, born Jonatan Håstad, is one of the most internationally celebrated rappers of the last decade. At only 17, Lean rose to fame in 2013 with his hit Ginseng Strip 2002, which went viral again last year thanks to TikTok.


With more than 145 million streams on that record alone, Lean has time and time again been at the forefront of mastering records made for the internet era. Releasing alternate mixtapes and full-length albums, Yung Lean has already dropped eight different projects.

Last week, Lean released his latest mixtape, Stardust, following his fourth record Starz from 2020. Here are the best songs from the record to know and love now spring has sprung.