Firsts with BEKA

Rising popstar BEKA tells Notion about her musical firsts, from the first song she ever wrote to meeting the fashion icon, Dame Zandra Rhodes and more.

Firsts with Kali Claire

Singer, songwriter and producer, Kali Claire, spills on her musical firsts - from obstacles faced to meeting Tinie Tempah and more.

Firsts with Myles Lloyd

R&B musician Myles Lloyd shares his musical firsts with Notion, from hearing his own music over the phone to writing his first song while working in a warehouse.

Firsts with Kalisway

Funk flourisher Kalisway exclusively shares her musical firsts, from featuring going to her first Steve Lacy gig to her first Akai MPC mini and much more.

Firsts with Thomas Headon

Pop prodigy Thomas Headon shares his musical firsts with Notion, from songs about guitars to crying on his manager’s shoulder.

Firsts with JONES

Fresh from the release of her brand new EP 'Blue Sunshine', talented vocalist and songwriter JONES discusses her musical firsts with Notion, from playing Glastonbury to dancing on stage with Pharrell.


BAD WITH PHONES exclusively shares his musical firsts with Notion, from EPs named after bang bang chicken to casually bumping into Usher.

Firsts with Jelani Blackman

Rapper Jelani Blackman shares his musical firsts with Notion, from seeing Dizzee Rascal with his mum to playing his first gig at the Tchaikovsky festival.

Firsts with Pip Millett

A flourishing talent in the UK’s R&B scene, Pip Millett reveals her musical firsts to Notion.