While both artists bend the parameters of rap in their own nuanced way, they connected during this Spindle interview on topics like style, heritage and growing up in new countries after moving from Africa.
Tiggs Da Author moved to London at the age of eight from Tanzania, where he was born and raised. The 25 year-old multi-faceted poet, rapper, singer, songwriter and producer is inspired by obscure 60s documentaries and East African Jazz, Dizzee Rascal and Motown. His resulting sound is unique to say the least.
Watch the unique meeting below:
Watch Tiggs’s video for his new single ‘Swear Down’ right here.