RU1 FAM- formed around the time of 2011 are multi faceted performance artists that specialise in Hip Hop, with extensive experience as youth workers and community/grassroots activism they have built a reputation in the underground Hip Hop realms through various events and radio appearances, as collective they have managed to book their own shows and launch their own events including the Launch of their very own event “Abstract Artist”. RU1 are collective livicated to upholding what they would consider the forgotten elements of Hip Hop “Love, Peace, Knowledge and having fun” whilst paying respects to the initial elements such as Break dancing, Rapping, DJaying, Graffiti and street fashion, whilst coining the phrase roots Hip Hop.
RU1 FAM members:
Majical – Vocalists/MC
Mercury aka Djuhuti- Vocalists/MC
Watusi87 aka seizer- Vocalists/MC
Iras DanjahDan – Vocalists/MC
Hunter Pro- Vocalist/MC
Palance the Peacemaker – Producer/MC/vocalists
No name – Producer
MCM – Producer
RU1 Fam’s network expands as an extensively family including various artists from the underground music circuit and the sphere of well renowned musicians and artists. The RU1 Fam members are also part of musical collectives such as The Afrikan Revolution and Jembe Explosion.