PLAYS: 29 dec
STAGE: garden stage
Imagine This (Khalid El Shareif) is an Auckland-based rapper and songwriter who effortlessly bridges the boundaries between hiphop, trap, glitch, ghetto funk and housemusic. Pouring his heart and soul into his work, Imagine This delivers an unforgettable live performance marked by his raw energy and versatile vocal style combined with original lyrics and dynamic flow. Imagine This is a standout artist with an original approach to music who consistently delivers a unique experience, with an electric performance marked by his incredible freestyle ability.
Imagine This has supported and opened for What So Not, Tigerlily, Yetzel, Jurassic 5, DMX, Yin Yang Twins, DJ Craze, De La Soul, Dead Presidents, Pharaohe Monch, Gramatik, The Up Beats, Brookes Brothers, Joker, Opiuo and many more. Played on both underground and commercial radio stations, his features, singles and EPs have climbed Bestsellers and Popular Downloads charts around the world. He’s been charted by A-Trak and Diplo, added to the BBC Radio 1 regular playlist, and has had countless Number Ones on Juno Downloads. Imagine This is an artist you don't want to miss!