#Pound are rappers/vocalists SMXK£, DARKBOI, and producer SupaWave, a new No’Gen trio.
#Pound are a flawless blend of Afrobeat and Dancehall elements meets a refreshing mix of Wavy Electro to create their self coined genre No’Gen/(No Genré) which means: a state of eclectic consciousness when creating.
“Slow-paced, sensual, and exotic. Takes over your senses with its rich melodies and mesmerizing rhythm” –The PressParty
Formed in London’s Spitalfields, #Pound stands for Positivity Originality Unity Never Dies.
Starting out as rappers in UK Grime collectives like Kidz In The Hood and Mucky Wolf Pack, SMXK£ and DARKBOI have collaborated with respected UK MC’s like Crazy Titch and God’s Gift.
At 15 years old, SMXK£ was even part of “Bow For The Wolves”, a massive hit for Mucky Wolf Pack, which saw UK nationwide success in the heydays of Channel U.
Their mixtape releases have garnered excited reviews across the board.
Here’s what #Pound had to say about their latest single, “Criminal Dash”, which you can give a listen below:
“Sometimes things get a bit much and you need to make a speedy getaway. This medium paced vibe was inspired by such feelings. The soft keys and punching 808s give this song a 2021 feel. Blending current sounds with new and inspiring flows.”
“Criminal Dash” is taken from #Pound’s upcoming ‘Don’t Forget The Hashtag’ EP which will be available to stream & cop on 4.16.2021!!!