Frosted Beats: Weekly Roundup #2
Weekly Roundup #2

Welcome to Weekly Roundup #2, where we give a summary of the latest additions to our “Frosted Beats” Spotify Playlist. Updated every Friday, it is the ultimate curation of the coldest sounds from Ireland. Make sure to give it a follow to stay up to date.

Versatile Ft. Coolio – Escape Wagon  

Genre: Hip-Hop
County: Dublin
Frosted Fact: Versatile recently made history as the first Irish hip-hop act to both play and sell out the 3 Arena.
Instagram: @outburstpal, @caswalsh, @eskimosupreme & @coolio

Offica X Fizzler – SkiddiBop

Genre: Drill
County: Louth
Frosted Fact: Drogheda artist, Offica, linked up with YouTube mogul and rapper KSI for the remix of his popular track, ‘Naruto Drillings’ earlier this year.
Instagram: @a9offica & @fizzwetit

Malakai – 46a

Genre: Hip-Hop
County: Dublin
Frosted Fact: Malakai is dropping his debut EP, “Butterfly Boy”, on the 10th of December, just in time for his sold-out headline show at the Academy. Don’t sleep on it.
Instagram: @malaki_dublin

Bobbi Arlo – Berries

Genre: Pop
County: Dublin
Frosted Fact: Bobbi initially wrote this song as a joke after a popular tweet slagging her colourful fashion sense. The track soon evolved into a light-hearted anthem drawing inspiration from a relationship she had where the person wanted nothing more than fun.
Instagram: @bobbiarlo_

Dania X New Machine – Broken Filter

Genre: Hip-Hop
County: Dublin
Frosted Fact: Dania has worked with some key figures in the Irish scene having featured on Mango X MathMan’s debut EP, “Wheel Up”, in 2017 and supported Versatile at their sold out 3 Arena show last week.
Instagram: @dania_16th & @iamnewmachine

KhakiKid – Workmans

Genre: Hip-Hop/Punk Rap/Trap
County: Dublin
Frosted Fact: KhakiKid is a member of the upcoming Good Buzz collective along with Bobbi Arlo, playing Longitude mainstage with them in July as part of Why-Axis’ set. He also has his first ever headline show coming up in Whelan’s early next year that you can purchase tickets for via Ticketmaster.
Instagram: @khakikiid

Caleb & Walshy Ft. Shiv – Lover’s Leap

Genre: Alternative/Lo-Fi Hip-Hop/Soul
County: Dublin
Frosted Fact: Walshy was born and bred in Dublin, whereas Caleb hails from London. The pair met at University and have been making tracks ever since. Shiv, on the other hand, is a Zimbabwean/Irish musician also from Dublin who initially established herself as a DJ before turning her attention to song writing.
Instagram: @calebandwalshy & @hi_im_shiv

NUXSENSE – PEARL

Genre: Hip-Hop
County: Dublin
Frosted Fact: This six-piece music group consists of rappers Luthorist, Jehnova, AL.I, REM$, Bogzy and producer, Sivv. Based in Dublin, they provide a unique listening experience having drawn inspiration from around the globe as their nationalities span across Africa, Asia, South America and Europe.
Instagram: @nuxsense

AC-130 X LukeFly – Zeppelin

Genre: Drill
County: Dublin
Frosted Fact: This artist named himself after the Lockheed AC-130 gunship and represents Dublin 7.
Instagram: @acfromthe7 & @prod.lukefly

Jah1 Ft. Willa Lee – Understand Me

Genre: Hip-Hop
County: Dublin
Frosted Fact: Jah1 comes fresh from out of Dun Laoghaire, Dublin. He has one of the highest work rates in Ireland having released 3 EPs and 1 single as well as making some guest appearances on other tracks this year.
Instagram: @jahczn & @willaleeofficialmusic