Illy One For The Cities Official Video

From sky diving into his Splendour In The Grass show last month to crisscrossing the country this next few months on a huge regional tour, Illy shows no sign of slowing down with the recent announcement of his national One For The Cities tour.  Illy’s recent LP, Cinematic landed at #4 on the ARIA album chart, the Cinematic single Tightrope achieved platinum sales and two tracks hit the triple j hottest 100. Recorded with Executive Producer M-Phazes (Eminem, Kimbra, Bliss n Eso), Cinematic is a genre-skipping record that pushes outside of the usual musical boundaries while also delivering Illy’s trademark biting lyricism. A tale of a … Continue reading Illy One For The Cities Official Video

aahh Radio – Episode 5: Illy – Cinematic

In Episode 5 of aahh Radio we are joined by ONETWO artist Illy, who has just released his 4th studio album Cinematic.  Illy speaks about working with executive producer M-Phazes on Cinematic, Thomas Jules of Rudimental, Drapht, the almighty Hilltop Hoods, Kira Puru, and planning triple j’s Like A Version performance from last week, plus a whole heap more. Official  ||  Facebook  ||  Twitter  ||  Purchase Continue reading aahh Radio – Episode 5: Illy – Cinematic

Illy – Cinematic: The Collaborators (Pt. 1)

Cinematic is an apt title for an Illy album. The evolution of Illy as an artist certainly lends itself to the idea of film. It’s the tale of a smart and idealistic hip-hop storyteller who put everything on the line and, through honing his craft and sheer hard work, made it work; going from, as he himself so succinctly puts it on Yoyo, “The ground floor to the top tier”. Cinematic is an imposing musical statement from an Australian artist. And now, having taken charge of his own career path with his label ONETWO, it’s just the beginning of the … Continue reading Illy – Cinematic: The Collaborators (Pt. 1)