THIS IS NOT AMERICA: JAE5

ADE Beats 2017 speaker Jonathan ‘JAE5’ Mensah from East-London is the future. The 24-year old go-to producer for successful U.K. rapper J-Hus, has cooked up the sound of a new generation, a wildly popular mix of afrobeats, U.K. grime, dubstep, hip-hop, dancehall and house music. In this episode of the THIS IS NOT AMERICA-series he discusses his views on the UK-scene, his signature global sound and staying authentic to his African roots and the future of this movement.

Music: 
Yung Nnelg – Hoofdprijs
J Hus – Did you see
J Hus – Spirit