Liv.e, the acclaimed singer-songwriter and rapper, performed at RISING on the back of her highly anticipated album “Girl in the Half Pearl.” The crowd eagerly awaited her unique, genre-blending performance and Liv.e’s captivating voice and inventive songwriting flowed effortlessly over atmospheric loops and sun-soaked production.
Sharing the headline was Obongjayar, the talented Nigerian-born rapper and songwriter. With his fusion of rap, song, and spoken word, Obongjayar delivered a captivating performance, infusing afrobeat, soul, and hip-hop elements.
Also contributing to the event was Elle Shimada, the Tokyo-born, Melbourne-based artist known for her infectious musicality. From unconventional percussion to crafting mesmerizing R&B-infused tracks, Shimada’s artistry left a lasting impression.
The evening showcased innovative and daring music, making a memorable impact.