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Genres You Will Love
Hip-Hop/Rap: Alternative Hip Hop Spoken Word: With Music Moods: Type: Acoustic Moods: Type: Lo-Fi Moods: Mood: Intellectual

By Location
UK - England - London

Links
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HKB FiNN

HKB FiNN is an enigmatic spoken word artist from London, UK. His Poetry is often accompanied by a blissful blend of Jazz & Hip Hop (with a touch of Afrobeat) combined into an infectious and original sound. Born in Malta, raised in Jamaica and living in London, HKB FiNN learnt his performance and compositional crafts as the frontman for many Reggae Sound systems, Hip Hop collectives, Classical Ensembles, Rock groups & Jazz bands. He became a solo artist in 1999 and has appeared at over 500 music festivals in over 34 countries sharing what he calls ‘Good Grooves & Uplifting Songs’. HKB FiNN has received worldwide recognition for his original sound and recently the University of East London bestowed upon him a honorary ‘Masters’ for his ‘outstanding contribution to contemporary music’. With a sound like no other, HKB FiNN is a 21st century Griot who is always ready to give the listener something extra and something special....❁

Quotes

NATURAL ELOQUENCE (2010)
“Totally refreshing...” Debbie Golt Resonance FM (5/5)
“Tre Cool. I love Natural Eloquence enormously.” DJ Christophe Nice Radio (5/5)
“A fantastic blend of sounds” iTunes UK 4/5)
“An amazing piece of work, a must buy.” playvybz.com (5/5)
“Urban album of the year” Mojo Magazine
“Fantastic organic soulful music” spaceinvaderradio.com (4/5)
“Musique magnifique” Strada Magazine (5/5)

LiGHT iN THE SHADE OF DARKNESS (2008)
“A fabulous mix, inspiring and tasteful” Gwyneth Wint BBC Radio South (5/5)
“Bubbly, beautiful and bright” The Verb, BBC Radio 3 (4/5)
“Articulate and inspirational” Resonance FM (5/5)
“Great soundtrack” The London Paper (5/5)
“Powerfully passionate” Ananda Leeke, Digital Sisterhood (5/5)
“Moves with dextrous fluidity” iTunes UK (5/5)
“Pretty nice...” Vibe Magazine (5/5)
“Heavy,heavy album” playvybz.com (4/5)

SPOKEN HERBS (2006)
“Album of the year” Mojo Magazine
“A truly cool album” FLo-Motion, XFM
“Finn has evolved into sweet song” Hip Hop Connection
“Well produced, energetic and powerful” Rapnews.co.uk
“Truly Great” UK Hip Hop.com
“Finn is a great lyricist” Okayplayer.com