Hip Hop, Zürich
– JAS CRW is an energetic, Afro-Urban oriented trio based in Zurich, Switzerland. Known for their powerful live shows and a strong desire for...Read Biography
JAS CRW is an energetic, Afro-Urban oriented trio based in Zurich, Switzerland. Known for their powerful live shows and a strong desire for progression, JAS CRW is already celebrating successes all over Switzerland, Germany and even Mozambique. Their live shows are contagious, which they have proven to Paléo Festival (230K capacity), Open Air St. Gallen (30K capacity) and even to the European biggest Hip-Hop festival Open-air Frauenfeld (170K capacity).
Type of Way and Honey are the first two singles revealed from JAS CRW’s forthcoming Dancehall / Afro-Pop orientated EP, releasing in early 2020. Produced by Ketelby James (CH) in collaboration with Meek (DE), featuring voices of uprising Nigerian artist, Dotman, and Jamaican award-winning artist Naomi Cowan, add a unique and soulful Afro-Caribbean touch; forging new grounds for their music.
Their debut project The Quest Of The Brave and Ambitious was released in April of 2015. A year later their second project Swervin opened new doors for the trio. They played over 40 shows across Switzerland and Germany. After a two-month music and development experience in London end of 2017, JAS CRW were inspired to develop new sounds and collaborations.
The following year JAS CRW has been invited to Mozambique by Viva con Agua (NGO), to help people in need and produce a documentary movie entitled “Chuva” speaking about the current water issues in Mozambique.
JAS CRW have opened acts for names such as Rae Sremmurd, Schoolboy Q, Wacka Flocka Flame, DAS EFX, Slum Villag, Dead Prez, Afurah and Continental Records.
Multicultural, creative and ambitious, JAS CRW is ready to expand their sound and to gain a foothold on the international music market.
Vice Switzerland and the local Swiss Friday Magazine have called the trio “Switzerland‘s most promising newcomers” and a few more editorials has compared JAS CRW to WSTRN or even The WEEKND.
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