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Carmouflage Rose has a sound that’s unlike anything else from hip hop in Australia, and his story so far can be heard in his music – his is an eclectic sound which incorporates his African roots, mixed with hip-hop, electronica and dancehall.
Born in Zimbabwe and arriving years later in Australia as a refugee, Carmouflage Rose’s artistic journey is one of triumph. Sitting on well over 12 million streams on Spotify, two sold out headline tours across Australia and New Zealand and sharing stages with the likes of Rae Sremmurd, Wiley, A$AP Ferg, Alison Wonderland and more, he’s emerged as one of the most impactful artists in the new wave of Australian hip hop in recent years. After years of playing to near empty rooms in his home of Brisbane, he catapulted onto the national radar with his monstrous hit, ‘Late Nights’, and hasn’t stopped seizing every opportunity since.
In 2018, Carmouflage Rose signed to Sony Music, had all three of his singles added to rotation on triple J, had spins from Beats 1 legends Zane Lowe and Ebro as well as BBC1Xtra’s DJ Semtex and his single, ‘Late Nights’ went gold. He also released his highly anticipated debut EP, Taste, to acclaim from fans and crit
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