In line with our upcoming party '020' at The Pickle Factory, we're getting to know the artists who are playing better with a Q&A and playlist, starting off with the young and upcoming Dutch rapper Yung Nnelg.
Who are you, and where are you from?
Glenn Ascencion, 22 years of age from Amsterdam 1106.
What keeps you occupied on a daily basis?
I am a performing artist, so I go to the studio a lot to constantly work on new songs and sounds...
When and how did you start making music?
It started out as fun with friends several years ago at this place called the Oude Schans. Slowly but surely people were picking up on the music, and then I started to take it more seriously and dropped my first EP in December of 2014.
What are your future plans?
Make more good music and travel the world with it...
What was the first record you bought?
50 Cent's The Massacre.
Which music artists are you currently listening to and would you recommend others?
Leafs, Bokoesam, Idaly, Tads Thots, GRGY, Larry Racer, Future and Drake.
What is your best power piece at the moment?
My newly bought mini nova synthesizer.
What is your favourite graphic at the moment and why? (art,photography, videos)
My new video that's coming up pretty soon called "Tetsuo", which is a cut from my latest EP 'Contra'.
What is your favourite travel destination?
Everywhere where's pure culture, good Museums, food, and people of course.