Jakwob

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​everybody has dreams but everybody ain’t simz

We chat to London hip-hop's shining light about impatience, her debut album and inspiring a generation.
Francesca Dunn
3.17.15
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christmas cover: get hot - christmas is awesome

❄ Let FTSE and Jakwob's new band bring the festive fun. ❄
Francesca Dunn
12.25.14
Music

we wanna play FTSE with FTSE!

Not to be mistaken with the Financial Times Stock Exchange, FTSE are the brilliantly talented, wicked fun dream team (both on stage and IRL), Sam and Tazmyn.
Francesca Dunn
7.17.14
Music

Digital Soundboy are the soundest sound system in the world

Since its launch London's Digital Soundboy label has gone from strength to strength, maintaining the respect of the electronic music community worldwide. Having just dropped Jakwob’s new single Somebody New, we sat the whole team down for some tequila...
James Hutchins
4.9.14
Music

Kyla La Grange & Jakwob, making magic

Kyla La Grange is the otherworldly mermaid-haired beauty with a voice to match. Jakwob (James Jacob) is the Digital Soundboy-signee with equally as luscious locks and a CV that name-drops the likes of Lana Del Rey and Usher. Together they are making...
Francesca Dunn
2.21.14
Music

little simz, space age babe

Where were you in 94? Little Simz was busy being born. The young’un is one of a handful of serious new music talents that the UK has been raising on the down low, preparing to release them into the big, wild world.
Francesca Dunn
2.6.14
Music

i-D january mixtape 2014

Resolutions broke? Weather grim? Hating life? We hear you, January is bleak. Celebrate national soup month coming to a bitter end with the i-D monthly mixtape.
i-D Team
1.1.14