Ilangai Thamizhan is a Tamil Rap collective from Sri Lanka, formed and mentored under the pioneer Thamizh music icon KingSouth.
The rap collective features rappers from all over the island with their unique styles of flow and word play. These poets hail from cities and towns such as Hatton, Kandy, Jaffna, Batticaloa, Trincomalee, Colombo and Ampara.
Their debut single, self-titled ‘Ilangai Thamizhan’ is the first of its kind in Sri Lanka.
Boasting over 16,000 views in less than a month, the crew is now working on their second, ‘Oru Kilo BEEF’.
The crew consists of CV Laksh, Sri Niro, Prem JR, Viky Ky, Young Krizh, GK, MC Ra, RZ Omar and Voran Zov.