Ape is a rapper from South Korean rap label Hi-Lite Records and hip-hop
collective The Cohort. You may have heard of Keith Apes track, “IT G
MA” featuring JayAllday 제이올데이, Loota, Okasian(오케이션), and Kohh. The track
and official video became a global viral sensation and Keith quickly
gained the attention of key tastemakers in the United States and beyond.
Within a few months, the official video had over 12 million views and
musicians from around the world were reaching out to Keith to
then put together a remix version of “IT G MA” in what Complex called a
“groundbreaking moment in convergence culture, in which a kid from
Seoul crosses continents to link up with homies from Atlanta, L.A., and
Harlem, all in the name of hip-hop.” The remix features verses from A$AP
Ferg, Waka Flocka Flame, Dumbfoundead, and Father and it released on
OWSLA (a subsidiary of the Warner Music Group), the label curated by the
electronic music producer & DJ, Skrillex.
a number of successful releases under his belt, Keith is poised to
continue on the path of his meteoric rise and we are excited to bring
him to the Middle Kingdom this November for two shows!