“Skilf stands out from the crowd with well crafted beats and strong wordplay” RWD Mag
“An exciting talent breaking barriers with his own agenda” Clash Magazine
“If I had to tip one act for the top it would be Skilf” Hip Hop Connection
Skilf is a London based Rapper/Singer known for his heartfelt lyrics and distinctive vocals.
Since independently releasing his debut album ‘Original Visions’ Skilf has received airplay on stations such as 1Xtra, BBC Introducing, BBC Asian Network and Bang Radio. He has shared stages with the likes of Pendulum, The Freestylers, Ghostface Killah (Wu Tang Clan), Tim Westwood, Chipmunk, Taio Cruz, Skream, Benga and Sam & The Womp to name a few.
In the last 12 months Skilf has also started playing overseas with performances in Kavos, Cadiz, Shanghai and Berlin. In 2013 Skilf teamed up with Irish production duo John Gibbons & Scimon Tist and made ‘Colder’ which received extensive radio play and reached the top 40 in the official Republic of Ireland charts.
As well as releasing original material Skilf is also compiling a series of cover videos on his YouTube channel. Recent cover videos include Katy Perry – Dark Horse and Bruno Mars – Uptown Funk. He plans to release a new cover every one to two months with his unique twist of original lyrics over backing track from a well known hit.