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Rens Ottema 162 Records, Bnnyhunna Orange Blues
Rens Ottema 162 Records
Bnnyhunna Orange BluesAs a Ghanaian young kid who grew up in the South East part of Amsterdam, life came with challenges. He found his remedy with his mutuals and found strength in everything that inspired him. In a neighborhood where authenticity is an important factor, Benjamin ‘Bnnyhunna’ Ankomah discovered the ultimate way to express himself; through music. In church, he learns to play different instruments like piano, guitar and drums.
After numerous amazing musical adventures his hands are itching to share his very own message, which kicks-off with sharing his unorthodox debut project ‘Sintha’. With this project Bnnyhunna wants to bring new perspectives in the contemporary status quo to improve the ‘regular’ experience of listening to music. Bnny aims to stimulate all senses of his audience. He experiments by using expressions of various art forms such as photography, videography and poetry. His ultimate goal is to create an inclusive and inspiring community to share his values and world view.
Bnny his music lives in a wide soundscape, heavily influenced by genres like jazz, soul, afro, hip hop and legends like Fela Kuti, Yussef Dayes, Robert Glasper, Pharell Williams and John Coltrane.
Pim Lauwerier Nine And A Half / BackboardPim Lauwerier is the owner of boutique record label Nine And A Half and distribution agency Backboard. After working for almost a decade at the Dutch hip-hop label Noah's Ark, he started his label Nine And A Half focussing on Dutch artists with international potential. In addition he founded distribution agency Backboard in 2021; representing a select group of independent artists. He is also one of the hosts of the weekly podcast Funx Base.
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