Perth based artist Alex Parkman is back to kick-start a huge 2019 in the form of his new anthem ‘King of the
Block’ available February 1st worldwide. The Zimbabwe-born, 21 year old had a big 2018, making his mark with a
string of engaging singles that saw a rapid growth of loyal fans who have been waiting patiently for his next
Alex Parkman’s vibe and spirit are captured within his melody and lyricism almost effortlessly, which was solidified
when his single ‘Out Of Touch’ debuted no.6 on the Triple J Unearthed Hip-Hop charts last year and was praised
by Triple J Presenter Declan Byrne and Unearthed director Dave Ruby Howe for his high energy and confidence
behind a beat.
“Sitting comfortably in that modern rap sound, it’s oozing style and confidence” – Declan Byrne
In a new age of social media and direct access to fans, Alex says that ‘King of the Block’ is a testament to how
quickly you can be sprung into success, with the right talent and diverse artistry of course. This is something that’s
already started to blossom for Parkman who has accumulated over 10 thousand Instagram followers since
entering the market independently last year.
“What I want people to take from this release, is that Alex Parkman is a confident, charismatic musician who makes
fun music you can turn up to” – Alex Parkman
At a time were the Australian Hip-Hop scene is producing international friendly and credible artist’ such as Manu
Crooks and Carmouflage Rose, Parkman is at the forefront of what could be one of the countries largest exports
yet, gaining recognition and the nod of approval from the likes of Aaron Reid (discovered Skinnyfromthe9 and
owner of record label ‘HITCO’) and other industry honcho’s abroad. Flying relatively low under most radars during
his rookie year, Alex Parkman is set to leap strides coming into his sophomore with the new single ‘King of the
Block’. Be sure to keep a close eye via his social media below for what is bound to be an exciting 2019 and beyond.