NZMM Artist of the Day – Tommy Ill
Written by Admin on 10 May 2016
TOMMY ILL – 5th Beatle
Tommy Ill is a Wellington, New Zealand based rapper. Tommy Ill is one man, Tom Young, though the live band has a revolving cast of members: Kelvin Neal, Buck Beauchamp, James Beavis and Brian Hainsworth. Tommy’s music has a reputation for being quirky, witty and eclectic. Though Tommy Ill songs involve rapping, and hip-hop style beats and samples, he is more often seen playing with indie/electro acts than with hip-hop acts.