Homegrown loves bringing to you emerging artists and those who have established a niche in alternate genres hidden from the mainstream. Keeping things super fresh, we will be curating a weekly list of numbers we could not get enough of through the week and that we know will earworm themselves to your heart as well.
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Abhishek Roy ft. Raajmusic ‘Warm Up’
Putting the town of Jamshedpur on the map of the hip-hop music scene, rap duo Abhishek Roy and Raajmusic’s bilingual rap single is a testament to the lyricism that goes into a good hip-hop track. An emerging youth voice, the single talks about shelving self-doubt and achieving creative genius. With seamless flow, scratchy beats, and on-point lyricism in their single, we can only wait for what comes next from the duo.
Chandigarh-based emerging rap artist Nandish Munjal who plays under the moniker Enem released another single ‘Abstract’. Much like his previous compositions, the freestyle rap artist’s strength lies in his understanding of rhythm and flow along with the wit with which he writes. The Chandigarh hip-hop scene is only just blooming and his artistry is a testament of that creative outflow and energy.
Fefunk ‘Drop It’
DJ-Producer, Feroz Haamid, who plays as ‘Fefunk’ is sure to bring the party to your home with his latest ‘Drop It’. With sirens, banging beats, and contorted basslines, the seasoned DJ has managed to create a club dancefloor environment in your living room with his funky house and new-age future bounce style music.
Piya Podder ‘Tornado’
Delhi-based singer-songwriter Piya Podder’s achingly beautiful and evocative voice in her debut single ‘Tornado’ creates a sense of intimacy that makes for a seamless fit with the theme of the song. “Tornado expresses the struggle behind a mind that doesn’t stop overthinking or worrying. The song takes a deep dive into the mental health of the protagonist, struggling to keep her mind from spiralling and her thoughts from going out of control,” wrote Piya while releasing the song on her YouTube Channel.
Priya Ragu ‘Chicken Lemon Rice’
Priya Ragu’s latest, ‘Chicken Lemon Rice’, is sure to get you on your feet grooving. The hip-hop artist’s danceable number is a great start to 2021. With impeccable style, witty lyricism that touches on themes of identity, and Ragu’s sass, the single manages to create a different vibe altogether. The beats of this earworm and interesting lyrics are sure to get your fam jamming.
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