Kayex: Tom Derickx, former Sydney Swans AFL player & current IMG talent model, and best friend Palassi coming from hip hop and rap production background. Their first ever single, ‘My Friends‘ was released independently and hit over 1 million streams on Spotify. ‘My Friends’ was also added to Triple J high rotation and playlisted by Majestic Casual, La Belle & LDRU’s ‘The Very Best’.
The duo debuted their live show at their first major festival last year at Sydney’s Listen Out Festival, are supporting SG Lewis on his upcoming Australian tour as well as playing for brands such as The GQ Mens Ball, Corona Sunsets in Japan and Budweiser FIFA World Cup Boat party.
Their second single, The Get Up was released independently on 27th April with over 300K streams. They were playlisted on a variety of Spotify playlists like AU Viral Charts #7, New Music Friday, Indie Shuffle, We Be Vibin’, New Dance Beats & Apple Music Best of the Week.
Their self-titled EP has been mixed and mastered by Sam Littlemore (one half of of PNAU), Peter Holz (Multi Platinum selling ARIA wining producer, engineer and mixer) and Dennis Dowlut (Deutsch Duke).
KAYEX’s newest upcoming single ‘Toe To Toe‘ is set to be released on Friday 13th July, followed by an unannounced self-tiled EP Friday12th October.
- #12 Spotify AU/NZ viral charts on Friday 4/05 (currently 39)
- 40k plays on Spotify and playlist from the likes of New Music Friday, Indie Shuffle, We Be Vibin’, New Dance Beats
- Apple Music Best of the Week.
- Tastemakers Positive Feedback handling press and John Zucco handling radio
- Offers from all labels and agents globally (I’ve never seen anything like it)
- International press from Thissongissick + more