Meet Octavian's producer, who's solo work you need to get on your radar...
Stepping out from behind the scenes, emerging artist J Rick is bringing out his own material and it was worth the wait. Best known as BBC Music’s Sound of 2019 winner Octavian’s DJ and frequent producer, the rising talent brought out ‘Short’ earlier this year, and has now blessed us with a second single. ‘Gone’ takes his work to a new level, bringing together his own unique sound with his signature style. Soon to be a must listen name in the London scene, J Rick is here to stay, so let him be your Internet Guide now, and get the Essie Gang MC on your radar now…
What would you like to see more of online? What about less of?
I’d like to see less fake news!
What or who is the best account you follow? The worst?
The best account I follow is @jrickessie. The worst account I follow would be all them racist Instagrams.
What’s the craziest thing you’ve read about yourself online?
I never read about myself online.
What’s your favourite meme?
My favourite meme is all the funny live TV moments that go wrong.
What’s your earliest memory of the Internet?
My earliest memory of the internet is using Dial Up Code!
Is the Internet a good or bad thing for music ?
How many followers represent success?
1m followers represents success.
Finally…what’s going on in your life?
No Retreat No Surrender
Follow J Rick on Instagram here now and check out ‘Gone’ below.
30 May 2019