Mykki Blanco is an internationally renowned musician, performing artist, and LGBTQ+ activist. His debut full-length album 'Mykki' was released in 2016 to critical acclaim. He is also the creator behind mixtapes like 'Gay Dog Food', and the groundbreaking mixtape 'Cosmic Angel' which defined the 'Queer Rap' genre. Blanco has created cult hits like 'Kingpinning' and 'Haze Boogie Life' with sensational videos like 'Coke White, Starlight', 'The Initiation', 'Wavvy', 'Haze Boogie Life' and the award-winning 'High School Never Ends'. He has been the star of a wide variety of other video content as well, including his latest 'WYPIPO' short film for Dazed. The multi-faceted star continues to crossover from the underground having toured with the likes of Bjork, Major Lazer, and Death Grips, while working with such diverse musicians as Madonna, Kanye West, Kathleen Hanna, and Woodkid. Mykki Blanco remains a creative polymath whose journey from artist and actor to seasoned musician is as exciting to watch as it is to listen to.
07 Jun, 2019
Mykki Blanco stars in the video for 'Dark Ballet', the latest single from Madonna's new album 'Madame X'.
21 Jan, 2019
Mykki Blanco features on the new single from Jimmy Edgar and Machinedrum's J-E-T-S project.
Released through Innovative Leisure and premiered by Fader, the video for 'Play', the first single from their forthcoming album, see's Mykki take on a number of persons whilst delivering his fierce flow from the confines of a photo-booth.
16 Jan, 2019
The NOS Primavera Sound festival in Porto, Portugal in June, features a whole host of Primary Talent International artists:
Thursday 6th June
Friday 7th June
...Men I Trust
Saturday 8th June
06 Dec, 2018
The Primavera Sound festival in Barcelona from 30th May - 1st June 2019, has announced it's extensive line-up, which includes Primary Talent artists:
...Danny L Harle
17 Aug, 2018
Mykki Blanco is featured on the new Brooke Candy track 'My Sex', alongside Pussy Riot & MNDR.
25 Jun, 2018
Mykki Blanco features on Teyana Taylor's 'WTP', taken from her Kanye West produced album 'K.T.S.E.', out now on G.O.O.D. Music.
18 Dec, 2017
Mykki Blanco & Tommy Cash are guests on Charli XCX's new 'Pop 2' mixtape. Featured in i-D.
04 Oct, 2017
Mykki Blanco teamed up with iD to film 'Out of this World', a documentary on Queer creatives in Johannesburg, South Africa.
24 Jun, 2017
Young Fathers & Mykki Blanco were amongst M.I.A.'s Meltdown at the Southbank Centre's 'Top 10 Moments'.
24 Apr, 2017
Rapper, performance artist, and activist Mykki Blanco released his debut studio album, 'Mykki,' in late 2016. Now, in collaboration with director Daisy Zhou, he's turning a standout track, 'Hideaway,' into an artful examination of the effect of HIV stigma on romantic partnerships on the occasion of National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.