The 24-year-ld Aaquil Brown (Slim Jimmy) and his younger brother Khalif (Sawe Lee, 21) scored gold in the US with their rap project Rae Sremmurd. Their debut album SremmLife was catapulted straight to number two in the iTunes charts. No wonder, Big Sean, Nicki Minaj and Young Thug contributed to the album. Drake, Lil Wayne, Rihanna, Miley Cyrus and Chris Brown have become true fans of the duo since.Both brothers were born in California, they moved to Mississippi shortly after, though. In Tulepo’s nastiest neighbourhood, the two boys tried to survive and avoid becoming criminals. “It was just about sticking it out”, Slim Jimmy recaps his childhood in which they discovered hip hop as their only way to escape.See for yourself what the two boys are about in November. Tickets are available via Eventim.
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