the London rapper mixes rap, reggae and electronic afro beat for a unique sound that fizzles with the energy of something new and exciting.
exploding. Born and raised in the London Borough of Newham, the amateur MC first impressed his friends with his rapping, so much so that two of his mates pushed him into professionalism by offering to become his management. In 2015, they recorded a handful of demos and uploaded them to the web, cut the single ‘So Paranoid’ with London rapper MoStack, and then uploaded a set of videos, including ‘Dem Boy Paigon’. The latter was an instant street hit and quickly earned over a million views, then J Hus dropped his debut mixtape, ‘The 15th Day’, which featured the U.K. radio hit ‘Lean & Bop’.