Hip-hop artist, medical student, poet and actor 21 Perspective just released his debut single I Will Be Waiting!
21 Perspective first found his footings in the industry as an artist manager, overseeing the signing of fellow UK artist/producer SwiftKnight (K Koke) to District 6 Publishing in 2010. They gained airplay on BBC, KISS, Channel AKA and a Spirit of London nomination. This early behind the scenes success set the scene for his emergence as an artist.
With a broad spectrum of influences ranging from poets such as Christopher Marlowe to musicians such as Lupe Fiasco and Dot Rotten, 21 Perspective is a unique musical entity with a sound which single handily spans hip hop, acoustic rock, pop and R&B. His debut EP My Ideal Woman EP was picked up by 7 Digital under a distribution deal whilst the EP was supported from the BBC as singles ‘Rahila’ and ‘If I Could Find You’ gained airplay
His acting training was at Aml Ameen’s Actors Student Alliance. He was a feature character in the acclaimed urban online drama No I.D and cast in Aml’s own Drink, Drugs & KFC as a rapper. He has acted alongside the casts of Kidulthood and Eastenders in various productions. He is also writing, producing, starring and directing his own soon-to-be released debut ‘Rivers of Blood’ film in 2012.
In this new track the talented young artists flows effortlessly over a dreamy beat outlining the struggles of a young lover. Check out the music video and let us know what you think of this fresh face!