FRSHRZ is a movement. A title with no vowels and a reflection of London life"
SKANDOUZ, Dray Styles and Artcha make up the collective of rappers, producers, hosts and entrepreneurs who are set to shift the landscape of contempory Hip Hop culture and the way London is represented to the rest of the world.
Since their first iTunes release ‘Lenton(PMIX)' www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmFQIp-nR5U
earlier this year, FRSHRZ have been seen in and around London performing and hosting a number of shows including the summer events of Deal Real Records, Tru Skool, the Boombap festival, hosting the Mobb Deep concert in Shepards Bush as well as hanging with DJ Jazzy Jeff and Slum Village for exclusive interviews at Jazz Café for their Itch FM radio show and finding time to wrap up their debut full length offering #FRSHRZSUMMERINVASION.
Indeed, this is a fine collection of songs that respectfully salute UK and US musical pioneers with nostalgic takes on the London Posse's raw hip-hop classic ‘LDN Posse' www.youtube.com/watch?v=DWnjqIejWe0
, Omar's soulful ‘The Man' plus revive a Roni Size Drum'n'Bass Classic ‘The Future' to name but a few.
Far from just ticking your usual hip-hop checklist: girls, material possessions and brag-a-docious rants, expect to hear insightful verses about manhood, Love, youth cultur e, infidelity and the validity of the British Monarchy. Of course, the FRSHRZ do not hesitate to showcase their range of wordplay and varied flow patterns and it is clear from the first upbeat offering, this collective know how to go bar for bar.
#FRSHRZSUMMERINVASION is a powerful and innovative grown up genre bending Hip Hop project with an edge. Not afraid to explore an array of subject matter the current wave knife crime in the capital. body of work; intelligently executed. 11 tracks deep, it is just enough to prove their capabilities as writers and artists and short enough to wet your appitite for the debut album next year.
The art of the "ReFIX" is taking an original song and completely restructuring it to create something completely different.
The FRSHRZ will continue to build its brand of music, fashion
(DressingUp4HipHop) and lifestyle, so be on the look out for the FRSHRZ logo on the streets of London throughout 2016 and beyond