808INK - 45 With Sam

808INK is a musical duo straight from the South East of Lundun. Consisting of 808Charmer & Mumblez Black Ink the producer / rapper collective merge together to create a sonic experience yet to be recreated. With 808 Charmer controlling production whilst gracing tracks with both raps and vocals, Mumblez primarily fronts this duo with raw and experimental rap techniques bringing a very organic vibe.

808INK are not to be solely boxed into the Hip-Hop genre, as the level of influence within their musicality cannot be denied.

808Charmer's roots in Psychedelia & Reggae allow him to bring a wide range of textures and sounds to this duo bringing an original approach to UK Rap. Partnered with Mumblez unique cadence this group is set apart from the rest. 808INK believe there are no rules to music, further more no rules worth caring to follow. Their beautiful collage of sound brings a fresh and innovative style that has been compared to the likes of Odd Future and Outkast which speaks volumes not only down to the creativity of this collective but also due to the bravery they possess in pushing boundaries and influencing the soundscape of those who bare witness.

With recent chart success on Spotify landing number 3 on the UK Top 50 Viral Charts, as well as having constant spins on BBC Radio 1 / 1xtra, Beats 1, Rinse Fm and others, 808INK continue to connect directly with their fans by dropping mind blowing music, high quality visuals via Black Anubis with tasteful concept to keep the masses creatively alive

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Events featuring 808INK

Mar 18, 2017
12:40am — 1:10am
Presented by
International Hip-Hop