Firsts With 1300

As 1300 inch ever closer towards global domination, here they address their musical firsts, from Gorillaz iPod sessions to starstruck moments with Injury Reserve. 

Firsts With Midas The Jagaban

Midas The Jagaban runs us through her musical firsts, from unreleased hits to being awestruck by The Weeknd.

Firsts With Teni

Afrobeats superstar Teni discusses her musical firsts, from making a milli off music to establishing the Naija sound.

Firsts With Mellissa

As she continues to rise alongside the next-gen of African artists, Mellissa talks Rihanna stanning, finding catharsis through music and more.  

Firsts With S Dog

To celebrate his new single, “B22s”, we chatted with S Dog about his musical firsts, from feeling starstruck by Toddla T to his first track with P Solja.

Firsts With Ruger

Ruger's making waves with his 'Afrodancehall' sound, but before he reaches inevitably meteoric highs, we quizzed him over his musical firsts.

Firsts With Downtown Kayoto

Meet Downtown Kayoto, the visionary heralding a new sound from his bedroom. Here, he talks otherworldy Pharrell interactions, the power of 'To Pimp a Butterfly' and more.

Firsts With Nippa

To celebrate the release of "Reverse", we spoke with Nippa about his musical firsts, from being starstruck by Stefflon Don to O2 Arena moments.

Firsts With Alaska Reid

Fresh from releasing her debut album, Alaska Reid takes us through her musical firsts, from early singing recitals to the first time she felt starstruck.