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Jay Knight on the crest of a new wave

Thursday 9th October 2014

Jay Knight on the cover of his new album 19/94.

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Hailing from Wellington, Jay Knight is an upcoming beatmaker working with the Young, Gifted and Broke collective.

Aleyna Martinez catches up with the young producer, and some of the artists he collaborated with on his new album 19/94, to talk about Aotearoa's new wave of rap.

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