Bringing Hip Hop and Trap Soul together, rap duo H! RoCkY and ElecXious release their debut single Grindin’ just in time for summer.
Born in Qwaqwa, Free State, H! Rocky, real name Thabang Mokhotla is an artist to watch out for in the Hip-Hop scene. His stage name, H! Rocky derives from the English word ‘hierarchy’, which means the ranking of one’s authority in society “Levels”. Inspired at the age of 15, Kgotlelo Elecxious Kgotego discovered his talent and what he later found out to be his passion for music.
The collaboration between these two artists works best with them because of the different vibes that they bring to the group. H! Rocky brings his mix of rap and trap style while Elecxious brings the more emotional and heartfelt aspect to the music.
Mixed and mastered by Lava WaMrepa, known for his excellent track record having worked with the likes of Cassper Nyovest and AKA, Grindin’ is about dreaming big and pushing your limits. Taken off their upcoming EP due for release in 2018, the duo says their excited about their plans for the coming year.
“We’ve been working really hard in producing music that will not only appeal to the Hip Hop market but a wider audience as well. Our aim is to produce music that will eventually land us on international stages. We also have been working on merchandise to release in conjunction with our EP, as well as establishing ourselves as a brand.”
Plans for the future include solo projects for the young muso’s, with hopes of becoming house hold names within the industry as well as creating opportunities for other up and coming artist.
Listen to song below!