Two of the most esteemed and recognizable crews in the South Korean hip hop industry, ILLIONAIRE and AMBITION, will be making their way to the U.S for a Winter 2017 tour. Through their involvement during several seasons of one of the most popular shows in South Korea, SHOW ME THE MONEY, they’ve created noise in the Asian music industry by becoming one of the most sought after groups for collaborations, shows, and production. This 2017 tour will for the first time bring five members including Dok2, The Quiett, Changmo, Keem Hyoeun, and Hash Swan for a live concert to the US.
ILLIONAIRE RECORDS is an independent South Korean record label, prominently known for their popular and influential artists in the hip hop scene. Founded by Dok 2 and the Quiett, this label focuses on self-made production and each artist’s individual style to great success, selling out shows all over the country. In late 2011, they signed on Beenzino. In addition to producing music, Internationally, ILLIONAIRE has gained popularity through sold-out concerts and collaborations with Asian-American singer and rapper Jay Park.
AMBITION MUSIK was formed in 2016 by the union of Changmo, Hash Swan, and Keem Hyoeun An independent label under IlLLIONAIRE, AMBITION allows these rappers artistic and creative freedom to grow their personal styles. Through social media, collaborations with other artists, and producing, these three have expansive fame within the hip hop genre and are a growing, powerful force in the music industry.