secaina hudson can do the worm
She started producing at the age of 14 and now, at 23, is producing and writing for both herself and the likes of MNEK, A*M*E and Vic Mensa. A powerful emerging female force in the production game, get to know the young Londoner as she carves her path...
What do you do and why?
I make music because it's the only hobby I've stuck to in the last decade.
How did you start your career?
I obtained a PC and FL Studios almost ten years ago and so it began.
What was your big break?
I don't think I've had a "big break" yet. I do like KitKats, though.
What are you working on at the moment?
I've wrapped up my four-track EP. All songs are written and produced by me.
This is the 35th Birthday Issue of i-D, when did you last celebrate and what did you celebrate?
My birthday a month ago and I got fucking wasted.
What excites you most about tomorrow?
The joy of learning something new.
Tell us one thing that no one knows about you?
I know how to tap dance (street cred out of the window).
What's your party trick?
Finish the sentence, 35 is the new...
Photography Alasdair McLellan
Styling Max Clark
Hair Matt Mulhall at Streeters London
Make-up Hiromi Ueda at Julian Watson Agency using Sisley Skincare and Cosmetics
Secaina wears top Versace.