Elements is Delhi’s newest & freshest live hip hop night, come whitness one jam packed live event, encompassing all five elements of hip hop culture. The dopest Emcees, DJ’s, B-Boys, Graffiti & Spoken Word Artists all coming together for one hell of a show.
If you’re a hip-hop head, this event is one NOT to miss.
Oh… And did we mention its a FREE EVENT!
The Line Up
Prabh Deep Music
Prabh Deep is an MC from New Delhi, India. Gifted with a unique voice that contains traces of the traditional Punjabi folk singers, Prabh has been at the forefront of Delhi’s hip-hop scene. Besides being a recording artist, He also pushes for and organizes MC Battles in the city. Born and brought up in Tilak Nagar, Prabh’s self-conscious music paints a vivid picture of growing up in a locality that’s still reeling from the fallout of the 1984 riots, the recent influx of drugs and guns in the community and his personal accounts of dealing with losing friends and loved ones.
Born and raised in the city of Delhi, the Indian producer has experienced an explosive rise in the past couple of years – leading the country’s hip-hop scene to the forefront of the flourishing independent music industry. Since a young age, Sez has been a disciple of hip-hop culture and has revolutionised the sounds we come to associate with Desi hip-hop.
His work on records like Divine’s Yeh Mera Bombay, Jungli Sher and Mere Gully Mein, Naezy’s Asal Hustle and Haq Hai and Prabh Deep’s Class-Sikh has seen him win critical acclaim across the board – rising to the top of the charts and breaking streaming records in the country. Alongside his partner-in-crime Stunnah, Sez runs the country’s leading beat store and a duo, StunnahSez Beatz, which has garnered attention from the international hip-hop community. They’ve worked for artists such as Phora and Volts France, and have recently signed with Jonny Shipes’ Cinematic Music Group – one of the world’s leading hip-hop labels that boasts of artists such as Joey Bada$$ on its roster.
Now, Sez is working towards building his global brand and is looking to cement his place as one of the best music producers India has ever produced.
DJ Karma is a pioneering promoter of Hip Hop & RnB in Delhi, revolutionizing the scene with smooth beats and sexy grooves in a time when nightlife was entirely oriented around Bollywood and House. Karma came up in Dubai, where he had been spinning professionally. He started throwing jams in Delhi attracting the attention of Hip hop lovers since 2002.
A skilled rapper, Karma hypes the crowd and evolves the craft with rhymes that transition easily between Hindi and English. He has been featured in the songs ‘Jhook Gyal’ and ‘Thuggee’ off Su Real’s album ‘Twerkistan’. He has also opened for international artists like Sean Paul, T-Pain, DJ Premier & DJ Infamous
BIG DEAL & Dj Panic (Bangalore)
Big Deal happened when a bullied teenager watched the Eminem classic, 8 Mile, and listened to the Rap God for the first time. Rap gave him a voice, rap got him attention, rap let him vent. However what started as a hobby 10 years ago, has transitioned into a full blown career. Big Deal is a well known rap name in the Desi Hip Hop scene. He has several accolades to his name, such as: Radio City Freedom Best Hip hop artist 2016, Sennheiser top 25 artist in India, Renault Free the music contest winner.
He has collaborated with big names such as Sneha Khanwalkar, Shraddha Sharma, Blaaze, Adnan Sami as well as worked on the Bollywood movie “Detective Byomkesh Bakshy”. He has done India tours, been on channels like VH1, MTV, 9XO, been on magazines like Rolling stone, Rock street Journal and almost every newspaper. Big Deal is also a music producer and he produces all the beats he raps on. In addition to that, he produces beats for other rappers and singers. He has created songs for brands like Colgate, Nissan Datsun Redigo, Tixdo, Red FM, Mr.Wealthy.
Sun – J (Khatarnaak Hip Hop Collective)
Delhi native Sun J, is arguaby one of the hottest names on the block right now. His distinct tone, wavey flow and lyrical content is garnering a lot attention from not only his peers in the hip hop underground, but also from established artists around the country.
Representing his crew, The Khartarnaak Hip Hop Collective, Sun J is expected to climb the hip hop ladder to become one of the very best Desi Hip Hop artists India has to offer. Catch his debut solo performace only at The Elements Launch Party
An international spoken word poet and co-founder of Performers’Consortium, Divya has performed at various platforms from New York Poetry Festival to MTV Big indies India and she has toured with veteran stage poets like Sarah Kay, Deborah Emmanuel, Zuela Herrera among others.
Divya’s performances tap on satire, comedy and uncomfortable realities. She has headlined and judged slams at various festivals, including Rendezvous, IIT Delhi.
Her poetry films and bites have been featured on The Quint, 2016 International Triennial of Mixed Media, Belgrade, Serbia, Niki de Saint Phalle – die farbenfrohe Feministin and 2017 International Women’s Film Festival Dortmund | Cologne.
Beatboxer Divyansh Kacholia of Performers’ Consortium will be joining Divya at Elements for a special collaboration during her performance set.
Khatarnaak Hip-hop Collective
Consisting of Emcees, Beatboxers, B-Boys & Graffiti artists, the Khatarnaak Crew are currently taking Delhi by storm with the full impact shows and true to the culture of hip hop style. All hailing from the capital city, Delhi, these guys can sure put on one hell of a show.
Catch them ALL at Elements Launch party where they will be throwing down not only the dopest of bars, but spraying life in to blank canvases and cutting some serious shapes on the dancefloor.
They are called Khatarnaak for a reason.
Performers’ Consortium represent an array of quality artists with diverse talents. They hand-pick artists who steer away from rasict, sexist and stereonegative content and make their conversation and content inclusive of different identities.
They provide a platform to novice and seasoned performers who strive to responsibly incorporate features, issues and ideas of indigenous nature in their showcase. Their repertoire of quality artists include Slam Poets, Slam Storytellers, Stand-Up Comedians, Live Movement Sketch and Sculpt Artists, Multi-talented multi-instrumentalist Musicians, Beatboxers, Whistlers, Voice Impressionists, Filmmakers and Scriptwriters.
With the culmination of heterogeneous art forms of conventional and unconventional structure, Performers’ Consortium aims to foster diverse talents by working towards the democratization of the access to Art and Art Education.
Summer House Cafe Delhi – Venue Partner
Saavn – Music Streaming Partner
DADA – Label Partner
Bedlam – Visuals Partner
Performers’ Consortium – Artist Partner
94.3 Radio One Delhi – Radio Partner