09 Jan Soultrain.com Profile: Little Simz
Though hip-hop has gained an international following since its inception decades ago, MCs attempting crossover from outside the music genre’s birthplace have been relatively rare. One continent that’s had the best track record over time is obviously Europe. From the Golden Era rhyming of Slick Rick and Monie Love, to contemporary sonic explorations M.I.A. and Estelle tread so well, the common binds of language have made the hope for U.S. music charts aspirations more practical. Attempting to join the illustrious ranks is North London native, Little Simz.