Watch: Hip-Hop Collective Dreamteam’s First Jam Video
Mumbai rapper launches new self-produced live jam series
Ankur Johar aka Enkore’s already established himself as an ace multitasker–the Mumbai-based rapper balances his music career with a day job inÂ digital media company, preps for hisÂ M.B.A and records sessions for [hip hop podcast] Voice of Tha People.Â The latest project on his platter is a live jam hip-hop series titled ‘Dreamteam Sessions’, which, as he explains in the video, brings together members of the eponymous hip-hop collective with other musicians.
The first installment of the series seesÂ Enkore join fellow rapper D’Evil aka Dhaval Parab, guitarist Gaurang Bailoor, singerÂ Vasudhaa Narayanan and music producer ‘Sinista’ on a R&B-meets-rap jam. Narayanan takes on a more soulful version [New Zealand-based vocalist] Kimbra’s clap-along pop single “Settle Down”, whileÂ Enkore and D’Evil interject to spit verse against a before Bailoor dives in for a neat solo.
Enkore, who promises the video is the first of many to come in the series, released his autobiographical debut album LibraÂ Scale last year, whichÂ thematically revolves around Johar’s traits as a Libran and finding balance in life.