Bladee is the stage name of Benjamin Reichwald, a Swedish rapper, vocalist, record producer, designer, and part of the Drain Gang creative collective. Bladee was born on April 9, 1994. Heavy Auto-Tuned voices, ethereal soundscapes, and experimental elements define his music.
From the publication of his first album Eversince in 2016 through the release of his most recent album, Spiderr, in 2022, Reichwald has distributed music through the Stockholm record company Year0001.
Reichwald produces visual art in addition to music, and it usually serves as the cover for his albums. Additionally, Reichwald oversees Sadboys Gear, Yung Lean’s apparel line, as its design director.
Benjamin Reichwald was born on April 9th, 1994 in Stockholm, Sweden, and spent most of his childhood there. Here, in 2004, he first met Zak Arogundade, also known as Ecco2k, a fellow member of the Gravity Boys. When Reichwald was 13 years old, he and a friend started the punk band Krossad (Swedish for “crushed”), which sparked Reichwald’s interest in music.
Reichwald started composing music after finishing school while working at a childcare facility.