She may only be 19 but Lykez has already recorded with Malachi of The Dungeon Family in Atlanta, played Glastonbury, T in the Park, Underage and Hip Hop Kemp and has now completed her debut album “Lykez, Camera, Action!” with producers John Hendicott (Chipmunk, Pink Punk, Jamie Woon) and Jay Entiknap (Keytar for Alice Russell, Executivce Producer London Urban Collective 2010).
Last year she supported Method Man / Redman on UK dates and recorded in Africa with Kele Le Roc, Akala and Bashy on the Routes to Rootz project. Radio airplay includes Choice FM (Phoebe One), BBC Asian Network (Foreign Beggars), Kiss (Logan Sama) and BBC Radio One (Zane Lowe and Rob Da Bank) while her debut video, Tryna Get To Da Booth, made it to MTV Base and MTV Europe.
One of the country’s most versatile breakthrough artists, Lykez and her band can rock out heavy, smash a live hip hop set and fill the dance floor with pumping electro pop beats while Kele Le Roc and Zarif provide explosive guest vocals.
Lykez also co-wrote and presented a 3 Minute Wonder piece on female MCs aired on Channel 4, Wednesday 6th January.