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WVS Next Gen 2018 InFocus: iiiConic

Written by on 22 January 2018

Name: iiiConic Growing up, what drew you to hip hop? Where there any artists or aspects of the scene which inspired you?  I was a fan of rock music before I became a fan of hip hop. I guess that transition was mainly because rock and hip hop have that same kind of aggression behind [...]

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WVS Next Gen 2018 InFocus: Lordholani

Written by on 21 January 2018

Name: Lordholani Growing up, what drew you to hip hop? Where there any artists or aspects of the scene which inspired you?  Hip hop has no boundaries; it is what you make it and that's what I like about it because there are no rules to the artistry. I felt isolated when I first started [...]

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WVS Next Gen 2018 InFocus: Jose Halftime

Written by on 20 January 2018

Artist Name: Jose Halftime Growing up, what drew you to hip hop? Where there any artists or aspects of the scene which inspired you? The sound and culture first ran into hip hop through graffiti which I delved into in early high school, and hip hop was the soundtrack behind the art. One of the [...]

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WVS Next Gen 2018 InFocus: Figuero Jones

Written by on 19 January 2018

Name: Figuero Jones Growing up, what drew you to hip hop? Where there any artists or aspects of the scene which inspired you?  I was born in Sri Lanka and moved to Singapore, Kuwait, Jordan and now Australia, Perth. I consider myself to be somewhat of a nomad, and growing up all over the world has me [...]

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WVS Next Gen 2018 InFocus: Jessica Jade

Written by on 18 January 2018

Name: Jessica Jade Growing up, what drew you to hip hop? Where there any artists or aspects of the scene which inspired you? I've always been a really shy person. The energy that hip hop gives off - especially in rap songs - is what drew me to hip hop. In hip hop it's not [...]

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WVS Next Gen 2018 InFocus: Elijah Yo

Written by on 16 January 2018

Name: Elijah Yo Growing up, what drew you to hip hop? Where there any artists or aspects of the scene which inspired you? The first time I started listening to hip hop was when I was 10. My older brother came over from NZ and gave me a phone full of rap music from NWA [...]

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WVS Next Gen 2018 InFocus: Vic August

Written by on 15 January 2018

Name: Vic August Growing up, what drew you to hip hop? Where there any artists or aspects of the scene which inspired you? I discovered hip hop in middle school through rap battles between Years 7 and 9. As I delved into bigger rap acts such as Lil Wayne and Drake, the quick thinking and [...]

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Kuren: On Heroes, Sticky Fingers & Motivational Speakers

Written by on 13 December 2017

With a crisp new track featuring the likes of Illy and a debut album in the works, 19-year-old Kuren, aka Curtis Kennedy, is one of those terribly talented people who really makes you wonder what you're doing with your life. Perhaps even more annoyingly, he's a genuinely lovely guy. He's hardworking and clear-sighted in his [...]

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Mistress OC – ‘Control Alt Delete’

Written by on 8 December 2017

The Australian hip hop scene is a flourishing movement with participants of all ages, genders and ethnicities. Mistress of Ceremony aka Mistress OC is a hailing hip hop artist from Melbourne and after taking a year’s hiatus she has just dropped her latest album Control Alt Delete. Her lyricism is reflective and her choice of [...]

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