South London rapper/producer Adian Coker has been trailblazing a path since the release of his debut mixtapes 'Lights Fantastic' (2012) and 'Young World' (2013) - receiving critical acclaim from hip hop tastemakers and beyond, heralding him as a pioneer of the new-school of British Hip-Hop for his lyrical ability, the quality of his production, his creative visuals and his overall ambitious artistic vision making him a one to watch. 'Adian has ignored the trends and developed his own sound which is comfortably speeding down its very own lane' - Semtex 'His beats are as crisp and clear as his bars' - RWD ‘Superb new British MC’ – Clash Extensive coverage from the likes of online media RWD, Complex, SBTV, Link Up, GRM, Vibe, Clash, Wonderland, Notion as well as support from BBC 1Xtra and London’s community radios, led Adian to be selected as a presenter for BBC 1Xtra's Xtra talent; hosting three radio shows over three weeks, as well as playing the BBC 1Xtra stage at Reading & Leeds Festival in 2014. In 2015 Adian released his debut EP ‘Time Out Of Mind’ in 2015, equally well received by tastemakers and whose single ‘Get Money’ was playlisted on BBC Radio 1Xtra's Introducing playlist. One of the most refreshingly competent young rap talents in the country - Complex UK If you’re unfamiliar with the name Adian Coker, you need to familiarize yourself quickly – Link Up The South London rapper has big dreams – The Fader Eager to put forth his own contribution to the rejuvenation of the UK scene, Adian came back with a second EP ‘Connect’ in 2016 proposing a meticulous crossover between UK Grime and US Hip Hop and whose single ‘Krispy’ charted on Spotify UK Viral Top 50 as well as being co-signed by international tastemaker label Kitsuné on their Maison 18 compilation - making Adian a one’s to watch for 2017. His new EP will be released on Kitsuné in March.
More info: www.adiancoker.com
At Midem, Adian Coker is looking for:
- Release of a debut album
- Find European partners