Mumbai, India

The Mumbai-based artist is a breath of fresh air in the city’s hip-hop community – bringing his Nujabes-inspired sonic aesthetic to  the scene and constantly reinventing himself in a region dominated by ‘gully rap’.


Aizawl, India

Hailing from Aizawl, Mizoram, Jelo attempts to flip the Indian hip-hop scene on its head by diving deep into his experiences as a kid from one of the most disconnected regions in the country. Heavily inspired by the sounds of the dirty south, the 22-year old rapper leaves no stone unturned in an effort to lay every ounce of raw skill on wax.


Bengaluru, India

A leading face in India’s electronic music scene, Gurbax is a DJ and Producer who’s high impact performances and signature take on Trap, Hip-Hop and R&B have made him a fan-favourite in the clubbing & festival circuit across the country. 


Bengaluru, India

Ranjani Ramadoss, known as Ranj, is a vocalist, rapper, and songwriter based in Bangalore. Possessing a distinct voice, she has mastered both contemporary and classical music in English and Tamil.


Bengaluru, India

Clifr is a multi-instrumentalist based in Bangalore, and one half of the duo RANJ x Clifr. His music is reflective of the current generation’s refusal to conform to a stereotype. Also a music producer, he’s known for blending genres and taking up a multitude of themes.


Mumbai, India

Dizlaw took the Mumbai Hip-Hop scene by storm with his own renditions of tracks by Divine, MC Stan, Emiway Bantai and label mates Seedhe Maut. As part of the series he’s put a spin to popular pop music, as well as vintage Bollywood tracks. His inventiveness, and ability to elevate any genre of music with his own take on desi hip hop helms him as the protege of next gen Hip-Hop.


Delhi, India

Vasu Raina is a singer songwriter, who weaves together a blend of soul and contemporary compositions. Raina’s music transcends genres, boundaries and languages with his overarching themes on self-discovery, social tensions, and earnest reflections on the whimsical human experience from his complex perspective


Mumbai, India

An artist with multiple phases and faces, Tanmay Saxena, has noticeably created a body of work that has stood out from the trends of the industry. Now donning the mask of ‘Gunda’, Saxena has created a new aural experience that flows between sardonic and careless abandon, resulting in an unusual mix of songwriting that takes inspiration from qawali and house music.


Shillong, India

Hailing from the vibrant locales of Shillong and Aizawl, Zorinkima Chhunthang, known by his stage persona Kim the Beloved, the former breakdancer turned musician is a multifaceted force in the realm of Contemporary R&B and Alternative Hip Hop. With a meticulous approach to his craft, he seamlessly intertwines themes of self-discovery, trauma,and personal evolution into his music. From his early days as a neighbourhood dancer to captivating stages with his lyrical prowess, Kim’s journey has been one of artistic exploration and growth. Now, under the spotlight with Azadi Records, his introspective narratives and soulful melodies are poised to resonate deeply with a new generation of music enthusiasts.


Amritsar, India

Cult figures of the underground UK rap scene PAV4N and Sonnyjim have linked up with rising Indian producer Kartik to form Pataka Boys. Decades deep in their careers, PAV4N and Sonnyjim are artists that in their own rights have garnered devoted followings through their diligent work producing authentic, lyrically robust rap music.

PAV4N is a founding member of the critically acclaimed London rap crew Foreign Beggars who since their formation in 2002 were known for exploring a diverse range of sounds and drawing in a truly international audience.

Sonnyjim is a rapper whose output spans over ten years, having worked with an impressive array of artists including the likes of MF DOOM, Jay Electronica, Westside Gunn, Conway, DJ Premier, Remy Banks, Lord Apex, The Purist, Madlib and more.