Daniel Elia is a Melbourne rapper and Hip-hop artist whose music is a force of intuitively written, conceptual raps over unique instrumentals. He has recorded and produced fellow hip-hop artist Naisha, performed with Sydney rapper Crooked Letter and has opened for L-Fresh The Lion.
Elia captivates his listeners with lyrical poetry and unique instrumentals. The recognition of his talent provided him with opportunities to perform at St Kilda Festival 2019, Thando’s Ep launch and Groovin The Moo 2019. Daniel spoke with VICE magazine about his conscious lyrics in collaboration with Hennessy. “Daniel Elia is at the vanguard of conscious rap in Australia, embedding a message of positivity, community, and truth through the heart of his tracks. Taking inspiration from Kendrick Lamar and J Cole, Elia is embracing the power of their socially conscious style but applying it to real Australian stories”. – VICE