Joszef McKinley Burnette, p.k.a. OpWaNkAnOp, a.k.a. Op, is a Rapid City, South Dakota artist. He was born in Ohio, lived in San Diego, and has seen life in more ways than one. Recording out of his home studio, Op delivers a gritty and authentic sound.

Op’s latest extended play, Upper MidWest R-E-P Op shows off the impressive skills the 23 year old has collected over the course of his life. Upper MidWest R-E-P Op comes in with six full length tracks and a demo, Caught Up in A Twista. The EP features vocal accompaniments from Melanie Martinez, $lim, Vengene, and Skit. 


  1. Caught Up in A Twista – Demo
  2. Dead to Me – Freestyle
  3. Just Like That – Remastered
  4. Soldiers’ Everyday War
  5. Suicide
  6. Why Consume Drugs??..
  7. Thuggin’ Up

Reigning from the Upper Midwest, his style combines east coast and west coast flows. Dreaming of showing the world that your dream can become a reality through hard work. Stream the full Upper MidWest R-E-P Op EP on Spotify for free.