JWhale & JimmyG, a self-produced UK Garage and Hip-Hop duo based in the Midlands, are continuing their successful streak of releases with their latest single, '2 Pence' featuring Oriyo.
Influenced by renowned artists like The Streets, Faithless, and Calvin Harris, the duo combines energetic beats with reflective and unapologetically British lyricism, resulting in a unique and accessible sound. With their new release, JWhale & JimmyG aim to captivate listeners with their UK Garage-infused track and thought-provoking storytelling.
'2 Pence' delves into JWhale's relentless pursuit of success, employing the metaphor of a coin flip to portray his determination to leave nothing to chance. Showcasing the duo's UK Garage influences, incorporating infectious beats that drive the narrative forward. Birmingham-based artist Oriyo contributes a catchy and addictive hook, adding a fresh dynamic to the song. Through Oriyo's verse, JWhale is presented with a different perspective, hinting that perhaps his life is going better than he realizes. Sometimes you just need to see the other side of the coin.
Having honed their craft through numerous live performances in venues across London and the Midlands, JWhale & JimmyG have built a solid foundation as independent artists. Their notable experiences include supporting Craig David at the HMV Empire Coventry and performing at Boxpark Wembley. The duo's commitment to their craft has earned them a slot supporting London artist Bushrod at his sold-out show at Folklore in Hoxton on June 3rd, as well as a performance at the Mezma Festival in Leamington Spa on June 10th.
As JWhale & JimmyG continue to release captivating music and take advantage of exciting opportunities, their momentum is sure to propel them further into the spotlight.