Through his warped, bumpy and irresistibly groovy take on r’n’b and hip
hop, it could be said that the Montreal-based Haitian-born Kaytranada has
amassed a God-like following over the last 18 months.
A SoundCloud page boasting remixes and edits of the likes of Janet Jackson,
Pharrell, Azealia Banks and some of the most iconic neo-soul voices has a
play count well into the millions, he’s easily sold out two shows in London
this year alone and has been hand-picked for some of the best festivals and
event series this year from the Do-Over, Mad Decent Block Party,
Disclosure's Wild Life series, Holy Ship, Pitchfork Festival, Fader Fort
Having been snapped up by legendary British label XL Recordings earlier
this year, he’s got a new EP on the way and returns to Europe in October,
doing the honours at Mixmag Live on October 24. You don’t want to miss this
If you can’t make it down, stream the whole thing on MixmagTV.