Artist info

Genre

Electronic, Hip Hop


Influences

Wiley, Dot Rotten,Skepta, JME, D Double E, Fraksha, Mic Righteous, Ghetts, Son Of Sam, President T, Wretch 32, MOBB DEEP, Nas, 2pac, Skinnyman


Bio

Hailing from Melbourne, one of the hottest properties in Australian Hip-hop right now Alex Jones (formerly Dr. Flea) is quickly on the rise, a breath of fresh air to the scene, the complex lyricist with over 18,000 Facebook likes and 12,000 YouTube followers growing daily, there’s a legion fan hanging onto every word.

Alex had success collaborating with childhood friend Will Sparks on the track “Chemical Energy” in late 2012, charting in the top ten on beatport top 100.

With the highly anticipated collaborative album with Son of Sam (‘Lgeez - Cloud 9’) that dropped under Broken Tooth Entertainment on October 24th 2014 along with the follow up mixtape "Blood Runs Deep vol.2" which features classics like "My Time 2" and "Leave a Message"
Alex also features on Risky Roadz Grime Worldwide Australian series and most recently dropped a freestyle for P110 stating his place in the scene as the hardest up and comer in the game.

Supporting American and English Hip Hop mainstays including The Outlawz,The Game, Obie Trice, Masta Ace, Madchild, La Coka Nostra,Ghostface Killah, Rodney P, AJ Tracey, and Grime legends Newham Generals;(D Double E and Footsie) coupled with appearing at the Ultra Glow Dance Festival proving he has a live show to match the hype.
Alex is really looking forward to releasing new music in 2018 and touring Australia and Europe with dates booked at Hideout Festival Croatia and others pending.

Review

Review by Dave Ruby Howe Dave Ruby Howe

18 Oct 2017

Triple J
30

Much like the complex taste combination of sweet and sour sauce, this track from Alex Jones (not THAT one) balances hard raps with this glittering beat.

Much like the complex taste combination of sweet and sour sauce, this track from Alex Jones (not THAT one) balances hard raps with this glittering beat.