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Gigs Picks

Magical Jazz Trio comprises (from left) pianist Aya Sekine, tenor saxophonist Shawn Letts and vocalist Dawn Ho.
Akeem Jahat.PHOTOS: ESPLANADE, COURTESY OF HOONG WEI LONG, HILLARIE JASON

A rapper, songwriter and producer renowned in the home-grown underground hip-hop scene, Akeem Jahat made his name through anthems that narrate the trials and tribulations of life in the heartland.

The bilingual artist, who raps in Malay and English, has releases that include 2014 mixtape SeluDOPE as well as 2016 single $ua.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 28, 2019, with the headline 'Gigs Picks'. Print Edition | Subscribe