Introducing Destiny, the quirky-yet-adorable Dubstep/Electro female mc, singer and songwriter, who started off working on the UK Garage circuit at the age of 15 with pioneers such as Matt Jam Lamont, DJ Face, Nathan Lockett (HeadTop) and Frances James.At just twenty-three years old, the British born Chinese mixed English solo artist has already worked and collaborated with a wide range of acts including Ms. Dynamite, Estelle, Benga, Crazy D (Kiss 100), DVA, DJ Spoony, Skitz, Rodney P, Mark Force/Bugz In The Attic, Dane Bowers, Matt Jam Lamont, L Double, Emma Feline and many more.
Achievements to date include releases on Warner, AM:PM/Universal Records, Mercedes Benz Music, a nomination for Best Unsigned Talent at the Underground Music Awards.
Over the past six years, the manga-tesque MC has been gracing the mic at events all over the world and at home including Glastonbury Festival, Ministry of Sound, Cirque, Amadeus, Turnmills, Corks, Matt Jam Lamontâ€™s Solo Records Kiss Tourâ€¦the list goes on. She has also been featured within various music projects by Channel 4, BBC Radio One, 1Xtra and Choice FM. Destinyâ€™s print press has included features in Touch Magazine, ID-Mag, Style Mag, Deuce, DJ Mag and more.
Between 2004 and 2006, Destiny presented her own weekly radio feature on Londonâ€™s Choice FM alongside Andy B. The feature showcased the best and freshest UK signed and unsigned acts giving exposure to the UKâ€™s rapidly rising level of talent. Guests on her show included Sway and Pyrelli, The Committee, Scandalous Unlimited, Anna Kiss. More recently, Destiny has landed a dubstep feature show on Pyro Radio (www.pyroradio.com) alongside DJs Fresh and Steady entitled â€œThe Dubstep Zoneâ€. For more info on the show check out: www.myspace.com/thedubstepzone.
Alongside her radio presenting and her music career, Destiny studied at London University (2004 - 2007) and graduated with a first class degree in Music and Media Business Management (BA Hons) in December 2007 also winning the Saunders Harris Prize for â€œBest Student Academic Achievementâ€ of the course.
In July 2008, Destiny was presented with a prestigious music grant from Arts Council East, England to record her debut EP. She is currently in the studio writing and recording with a diverse range of Dubstep/Electro producers and artists including Wonder, Benga, Crazy D (Kiss 100), Distance, Mark Force/Bugz In The Attic and Roll Deep. The release date is yet to be confirmed but is estimated to be around January 2009.
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