Artist info

Genre

Hip Hop, Indie


band members

NJE - Solo Hip-Hop artist


Influences

Bliss N' Eso, Outkast, Nas


Bio

NJE is a Solo Hip-Hop artist who raps about life experiences & topics that our everyday people can relate to. He is based in the city of Campbelltown, in Sydney Australia, (Originally born in New Zealand to English Parents) In 2006 NJE Independently released his debut album NJE: LIFE'S SCRIPTUREZ to JB HI-FI stores & other Indy Hip Hop stockists... The album was well received especially the song/video cut "SIGN OF THE TIMES" produced by Finland's ANDY PHAT.. & the album's intro "LIFE'S SYMPHONY" which received high rotation on 96.1fm.. The album was also praised by DJ NINO BROWN who interviewed him on his show after hearing the LP's track "SIGN OF THE TIMES".. In 2008 NJE released THE INDEPENDENT HUSTLER'S MIXTAPE mixed by DJ D-KUTZ, which spawned the live favorite & broke man's anthem "BROKE MAN'S BOUNCE" as well as many other hidden gems. NJE stayed true to form with the mixtape's name & from his own pockets toured Brisbane, Adelaide, Melbourne & back to Sydney to spread the name & his music. This hard work as well as a strong internet presence help build a loyal following Australia wide. NJE's Street team around Australia also helped to build his profile & get his music heard. From successful touring NJE started to plan his own shows more & more not only to help his name grow but to put hungry rappers on too! Giving back to the scene is something that NJE takes pride in doing. In 2010 NJE put out his 2nd LP "FROM THE OUTSIDE LOOKING IN.." the album featured some well respected Aussie talent like MIND OVER MATTER, PHATCHANCE (Now CHANCE WATERS), TORCHA (HYJAK N' TORCHA) & More.. The album also featured US R&B/Soul artist DANNY BOY who sang with the late/great 2PAC on his songs "I AIN'T MAD AT CHA" & "PICTURE ME ROLLING" the album has been very well received by his fan base. The album's first video "APPETISER (THE ENTREE)" was played 5 weeks in a row on ABC TV's RAGE... 2 weeks running it was played alongside HILLTOP HOODS- THE LIGHT YOU BURNED video too. It was also played in High rotation on CHANNEL V in The Phillipenes + CHANNEL 10's LANDED MUSIC gave it some good play. The video was followed up by 2 more clips "BLACKOUT" & "FALL BACK" both popular cuts from the LP.. The song "WILL I EVER" featuring PHATCHANCE (Now CHANCE WATERS) & DANNY BOY (2PAC's Former singer) has been on rotation on Sydney commercial radio station THE EDGE 96.1fm for over 4 months!. The song also was chosen to be in the recent "HOUSOS" movie & was also given some radio play out in Amsterdam. The songs "WE MARCH ON" feat UNDA DWELLA & "THIS MY MELODY" were played on the TRIPLE J HIP-HOP show too. NJE over the years has supported/done shows with the likes of ICE CUBE, XZIBIT, PUBLIC ENEMY, BONE THUGS N' HARMONY, HOPSIN (USA), D-12, THE OUTLAWZ, CLASSIFIED (CANADA), BRIGGS, PHRASE, PEZ & 360, ILLY & M-PHAZES, CHANCE WATERS, ALLDAY, KERSER, MIND OVER MATTER, HYJAK N' TORCHA, SPIT SYNDICATE, HUNTER (R.I.P), K21, SOCIAL CHANGE, COPTIC SOLDIER, SCEPTIC & DSEEVA & the list goes on... NJE looks forward to bigger & better things...

Review

Future's Bright feat. ...

NJE

Review by Hau Latukefu Hau Latukefu

27 Feb 2017

Triple J
30

Digging the uptempo groove on this one and both MCs go in and do it justice.

Digging the uptempo groove on this one and both MCs go in and do it justice.

Review

That Music (Produced by Cas...

NJE

Review by Hau Latukefu Hau Latukefu

08 Mar 2016

Triple J
30

Yeah, feeling this. Could possibly be NJE's best work to date. Well done bruh.

Yeah, feeling this. Could possibly be NJE's best work to date. Well done bruh.

Review

INNOCENCE LOST Feat, JOSEPH...

NJE

Review by PerrieTeric PerrieTeric

12 May 2018

40

Beautiful track bringing the nostalgic feels

Beautiful track bringing the nostalgic feels