Phoenix Central Park presents, our first live show of 2021:
Jesswar, a proud Fijian rapper who currently creates on Yugambeh/Kombumerri land, has announced her upcoming debut EP TROPIXX out March 5th, 2021 on Inertia Music / [PIAS] Recordings.
Jesswar’s ruthless refusal of prescribed definitions is the foundation on which she builds her universe. Deeply inspired by her chosen community and her experiences she uses music as the vessel to tell her story. Her pride reflects on her resilience and resourcefulness and defends the notions of holistic interdependency and kinship.
Jesswar has been supported by the likes of triple j, Billboard, PAPER, Refinery29, Mixmag and received praise from heavyweights such as Ebro Darden and Travis Mills. She has performed at Laneway, Splendour in the Grass and Groovin the Moo, and collaborated with the likes of DZ Deathrays, Miiesha, Tasha the Amazon & Briggs.