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Growing up in central London, next door to a shebeen, it was impossible for this small child to not be affected by the music.
Kinky cut her first dub plate at Music House, Seven Sisters, where even the engineers and the dreads were impressed. A chance meeting with Boy George in a London club, led her to record her first official release: Kipsy.
With the release and hit chart success of “Everything Starts with an E" - Acid Houses’ outlawed global anthem - and a No.1 pop hit with ErasureKinky's discography includes names such as Erasure, Boy George, Towa Tei, George Clinton, Chrissie Hynde, Jam & Spoon, the Rebel MC and Natasha Atlas.
With tours in Australia, the UK and Europe, America; as well as performances in China, Thailand, Singapore, Turkey, Cambodia, Russia and Brazil Kinky’s popularity outside of the UK was confirmed.
Winter 2014 saw FiK performing and DJ-ing for the first time ever in Tokyo, Japan as part of her Australian and SE Asian tour. The response was sensationalandshe has already beenbooked by all promoters toreturnnextyear.
On returning tothe UK FiK will be writing the follow up to Jumanji with J trickandUberjakd, working with Airing and Cameron, and PunX Soundcheck as wellas continuing to play live and DJ
This summer she willbe hosting the titty twister stage at Mysterylands in the Netherlands as wllasperforming at Glastonbury and the Secret garden Party Festival in the UK
Chart positions of the last 5 releases
Jumanji’ hit the no.1 spot in the official Australian Aria club chart,
‘Raging in the dancehall’ just reached No.1 in the Dutch Hardcore chart
‘London’ reached no.2 in the Spanish radio chart.
‘#Tweet’ reached no 13 and no.7 in the Beatport Glitch hop chart.
“My selector” reached number 3 on Beatport at the end of last year