GoldLink aka D’Anthony Carlos, from Washington DC
"SoundCloud rap — a swelling subgenre that takes its name from its creators’ preferred streaming service — in the last year has become the most vital and disruptive new movement in hip-hop...
Australian singer and rapper, Tkay Maidza, 22, born in Zimbabwe.
"The music is low-fidelity and insistent, throbbing with distorted bass - like trap music reduced over a hot fire to its rawest component parts.
- excerpt from NY Times article
Not all the artists here make music that fit this description, but they
all emphasize a unique aesthetic.
Jerome Fortune, better known by his stage name Rome Fortune,
is a hip hop recording artist from Atlanta, Georgia.
Simbiatu "Simbi" Ajikawo, better known as Little Simz,
is a British experimental rap artist.
Michael Christmas, from Boston, MA
D.R.A.M. (an acronym for Does. Real. Ass. Music.)
aka Shelley Massenburg-Smith is a rapper from Hampton, Virginia.
His dog is golden doodle Idnit.
Shayna McHayle, better known by her stage name Junglepussy,
is a musical artist based in Brooklyn, NY
Daye Jack is a 21 year old Nigerian-American hip hop artist from Atlanta, Georgia.
Allan Kyariga, better known by his stage name Allan Kingdom,
is a Canadian rapper and record producer based in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
Joseph Junior Adenuga better known as Skepta, is a British grime artist.
Chaz French, born in D.C. and raised in Maryland
Deja Trimble, better known by her stage name DeJ Loaf, is an American rapper from Detroit, MI