Ron Henley & Al James Melbourne Show 2019
Philippines top best OPM artist Live in Melbourne
BC Entertainment is happy to announce that 2 of the Philippines best FlipTop MC’s /Rappers is touring down under. Melbourne and Sydney are lucky to witness Ron Henleys & Al James high energy showmanship and lyrical songs live for the first time in Australia. If you are Filipino, have filo bloodline, have Filipino friends and family, make sure you take part of this Filipino hip hop history in Australia and bring your culture with you to this event .
This is going to be a great night to remember and if you attended the Gloc9 & Shantidope Sydney and Melbourne show last August then you will also love this concert that the team has planned and put together for you. If you missed out on the Gloc-9 & Shantidope then make sure you take part in this party.
The Melbourne team has organised a warehouse concert party for you, you will also have a opportunity to experience a live tattoo on show at the event or maybe you want to get your first/ next tattoo at the event from our very own Filipino tattoo business THUG LIFE TATTOO.
Henley started rapping at age 14.He later went into rehab.After he was released from there, he met Francis Magalona together with his co-rapper Loonie after a TV rap competition entitled Rappublic of the Philippines on Eat Bulaga!, where they were recognized as Stick Figgas.Magalona led the way for him by including Henley's soundtrack in a collaboration album.
Henley's biggest break was the song that he wrote entitled "Biglang Liko" which is about a guy's excitement for dancing.He released his debut EP on April 8, 2013. Henley is known for his songs that contain sexual puns and malicious lyrics.His YouTube channel has garnered almost 100 million views.
Rapper and songwriter, he is known for his songs "Pahinga", "Ngayong Gabi", "Pa-Umaga" and "Latina" Al James graduated with a degree in Fine Arts and Design at the University of Santo Tomas. He became involved in hip-hop where he met his collaborators, collectively known as "Baryo Berde Atbp." whom he met while at UST. The group now has 11 members.
His exposure increased with the release of "Ngayong Gabi", collecting over 25 million views in 18 months. He was praised by Highsnobiety for "his syrupy flow and purple imagery make for a chill counterpoint to the chaos of life in this dense megacity. He has crossed over from underground to mainstream as his song Ngayong Gabi hit #1 on Wave 89.1’s primetime hit in December 2017. So far, he is not signed with any record label.According to an interview with FHM, he stated that one of his hip-hop contemporaries he follows is Shanti Dope. He was tapped to remix his own single Pahinga by McDonald's' for their Summer Desserts advertisement campaign entitled "Palamig Ka Muna".
Following the release of the music video for Ngayong Gabi, which premiered on Myx, he was named as the Myx Featured Artist for October 2018.