One of the most premier Hip hop acts in India, Vivian aka Divine is an award-winning rapper & hip-hop artist from the streets of Mumbai. With hit singles such as Farak and Jungli Sher, Divine has struck a chord. His raw and brutally honest Hindi rap draws inspiration from his own life. He has emerged as the vanguard of India’s Underground Music scene. His live shows are power packed and he seamlessly fuses street Hindi rap and slang with International Hip-Hop Beats.
Divine started his career as an underground rapper in 2011, his track ‘YehMera Bombay’ received the best video award for the year by Rolling Stone India. He released a track called “Daru Daru” with Punjabi music producer and singer Deep Jandu and Canadian Rapper Gangis Khan which is his first commercial song under Sony. His recent single “Farak” topped the Indipop charts on iTunes India, and also featured on the radio show Beats1, & played out in over 100 countries. He was a part of Nucleya’s album Bass Rani and has opened for acts like Skrillex. Divine has performed internationally for the BBC Asian Network Live showcase.
Narratively powerful and technically brilliant, DIVINE keeps it real as heard on ‘Mere Gully Mei’
He has sung for filmmaker Anurag Kashyap’s Mukkabaaz, and also is the inspiration for Ranveer Singh’s role in Zoya Akhtar’s Gully Boy!
Currently working on his debut album which is to be released in 2017
MUSIC FESTIVALS HE HAS PERFORMED AT
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-The Only Indian artist to be featured on BBC 1 Xtra’s ‘FIRE IN THE BOOTH’
-‘Jungle Raja’ won GIMA Award for the best EDM track
-His autobiographical track ‘Jungli Sher’ is India’s first music video shot on Iphone
-First Indian artist to have single released worldwide by Apple Music
-Showcase artist at RedbullBc One India Cypher
Jungle Raja https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kmkjCgjLr5Y
Mere Gully Mei https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1bK5dzwhu-I
Sound Cloud: https://soundcloud.com/viviandivine