Warboy x DEVM, winners of Red Bull Spotlight 2019, perform in Greater Noida as part of their debut album tour for Out Of The Blue
The rapper and producer played their first single Ek Chhoti Si Umeed, among other songs, to a full house at Shiv Nadar University, Greater Noida
February 7th, Greater Noida: Warboy x DEVM, winners of Red Bull Spotlight 2019, who recently released their debut album, Out of the Blue, performed songs from the album at Shiv Nadar University at Greater Noida this evening. The show was part of their album tour, which has seen stops in Mumbai and Pune so far, with Bengaluru and more cities lined up. They got the crowd going with their relatable rap lyrics and catchy music to tracks like Ek Chhoti Si Umeed and Haar Nai Maani Hai
In June last year, the duo – Ashutosh Rai aka Warboy and Devam Pandey aka DEVM – went up against finalists from nine other cities across the country at the Red Bull Spotlight national final, before being selected as the winners by a jury consisting of rap groups Seedhe Maut, Swadesi and Dopeadelicz. As a result, they were given the opportunity to record their full-length album at a professional studio – working with Bixtel, a young producer from the US – a music video and a short documentary on their journey, produced by Red Bull Media House.
Watch the documentary here: https://www.redbull.com/in-en/videos/red-bull-spotlight-2019-winners-documentary-ek-chhoti-si-umeed
Ashutosh Rai, aka Warboy, is a 19-year-old student who is originally from Dharamsala. He has been rapping since the age of 12. He is currently specializing in music production in the Bachelor in Performing Arts degree programme at Asian Academy of Film and Television, Noida, where he met his current music producer Devam Pandey, aka DEVM. Devam hails from Mumbai and has been producing beats for four years, during which time he has collaborated with hip-hop groups like Bombay Lokal. The two met in August 2018 and have been working together since.