Artist Spotlight: YVÉ GOLD

“It’s about connection. It’s about taking your emotion and making it into something tangible, something real – the beautiful thing about hip hop is that it exists to reach our inner most selves and bring them to the surface. It spoke to me and now it’s my reality”


YVÉ GOLD has been bringing the melodies and rhymes to Melbourne since 2011. She is a Babylon babe – a woman that does not give in to fear. Her lust for life, her desire for constant growth and relishing of challenges make her a woman with no boundaries. She is not deterred by hard work – her dreams drive her.

Using a fusion of both her singer/songwriter roots + chiq flow, YVÉ aims to reach new heights in the neo-hip hop scene + then some.

In collaboration with Sokudo, (pronounced So-ku-do, meaning Speed or Velocity in Japanese), YVÉ GOLD recently hooked up with the site for an interview and photo shoot, which you can check out hereThe mission for Sokudo is to give people all over the globe a real Melbourne experience which defines the brands unique identity and overall attitude.

In related news you can catch YVÉ GOLD live Friday August 14th. Artist Kwasi, with the help of Midnight Green present an unforgettable night of hip hop which will be held at The Workers Club in Fitzroy, with special guest performances from Eloji & YVÉ GOLD this is one not to miss.

Get along and catch the freshest faces on the Melbourne music scene bringing with them a new wave of local hip hop. Tickets are available via OZTIXWhen: Friday the 14th of August. Where: The Workers Club, 51-55 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Victoria. Cost: $12 presale (plus $2.30 OZTIX Booking Fee)

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