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Hailing from South Kilburn [London, UK], Knucks continues to set the tone to his distinctive sound and music ability. Praised by the likes of Wretch 32, Stormzy Novelist, Jordan Dunn to just name a few, the rising rapper is certainly on his way to cement his name in the world of innovative music.

At the tender age of 12, he began to grow a strong interest in music, his musical influences are rap legends from the likes of Curren$y, MF Doom, Sade and Nas. This influence would then lead him on to creating his first body of work, Killmatic, an ode to critically acclaimed Illmatic by Nas.

After releasing a plethora of EP's, Knucks has quickly become a name to look out for, selling out headline shows, performing at The Great Escape, supporting Not3's on tour and opening for Wretch 32 to just name a few. Knuck's approach and unorthodox style has earned him the attention of Clash, Notion, The Line Of Best Fit, Complex.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Festival Wristband, Artist Wristband, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
From: London, UK-ENGLAND
Subgenre: Hip-Hop / Rap
Event Type: Showcase