Zuby puts points on the board for not just himself but for Hip Hop as a whole with the official video release of “Perseverance”
Zuby is an anomaly in hip-hop. He was born in England, grew up in Saudi Arabia (where he attended an American school) and is a graduate of Oxford University. Through years of hard work and dedication, he has become one of the UK’s most accomplished independent rappers, selling over 25,000 albums without a record deal.
His inspirational lyrics, intelligent wordplay and unique brand of ‘Commercial Underground Hip-hop’ have earned Zuby a loyal fan base. To date, he has amassed over 1 million YouTube views, 22,000 followers on Facebook, 15,000 on Twitter and 10,000 on Instagram.
Zuby has performed over 100 gigs in 8 different countries – including the UK, USA, Germany, Czech Republic, Estonia, Serbia, Nigeria and Saudi Arabia. He has opened for several well-known artists such as Tech N9ne, The Pharcyde, Akala and The Coup.
This year, he releasing his new album ‘Perseverance – The Best of Zuby’. This follows his second successful crowdfunding campaign, where he raised over £15,000 in 30 days directly through his fans and supporters. He is now the highest funded UK artist of his genre on Kickstarter.