In 2021, the most captivating artists create fluidly across different genres and mediums. Each week, we’re profiling a rising artist who proves that versatility is the new norm. We’ll share one song you need to hear, one video you need to see, and finish off with a few questions for the artist.

Name: Tkay Maidza
Hometown: Adelaide, Australia
Current Location: Los Angeles, California 
Reference Points: Euphoric, nostalgic but futuristic, overwhelming in a good way, groove, funk, soul, dream pop, hip-hop, nature, stars, city lights
Latest Release: “Syrup”

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