Weyland Mckenzie, A 22 year old Rapper & DJ –born and raised in Stoke Newington, London.
Debut EP Northeast highlights Weyland’s versatility as an artist, from the hard hitting intro “TDM”, to the Soulful House inspired duet with South London Vocalist SueLily “Hold On it’s Raining”.
Praised for his poetic wordplay as well as his catchy yet meaningful hooks Weyland Mckenzie has seen songs from the EP find play on Capital XTRA, 1Xtra, Reprezent and Rinse FM.
“‘Northeast’ will remain underground only to those who are not digging for the truth” – Amy Hurford, The Pit London
Heralded for his live performances, Weyland recently made his Boiler Room debut, performing as part of the platform’s Low Heat season 3 and in January sold out his first headline show at Paper Dress Vintage in Hackney.
Weyland is also a part of ABOE (A Bit Of Everything) a London based arts and music platform who in the last couple years have hosted & DJ’d parties across London in venues like Visions, Soho House and Borderline as well as supporting Smino & Monte Booker and hosting the Brazilian Soulection Duo DKVPZ’s London show of their European tours