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Yb.

Indie Pop,Pop,R&B | Australia

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Yb is a Meanjin-based indie darling alt-pop artist.
2022 was also a huge year with the release of his debut EP Blackphemy, sold out headline shows.
Yb. took home two awards at the QMA's including Emerging Artist of the Year presented by triple j Unearthed and toured with Biig Piig, Golden Vessel/1tbsp, Allday and San Cisco.
Yb. performed at Groovin' the Moo, multiple BIGSOUND showcases, has become a regular across triple j with a swag of first plays and rotation ads.
He was made the cover of Front Left, and placed at the top of playlists New Music Friday America, POLLEN, All New Indie + many more.
Yb. will release an EP this Nov and play Yours & Owls Festival among others before moving into album mode next year.
His music has received synchs across 'Never Have I Ever' (Netflix), 'The People We Hate at the Wedding' (Prime Video) 'Cha Cha Cha The Real Smooth' (Sundance/Apple+), Front Left campaign (Spotify) among others.

On his Debut EP 'Blackphemy'
"All my life I've felt like I've had to leave my cultural predispositions behind in order to feel accepted in what was, at the time, a predominantly white community, but the beautiful thing about this EP is it truly is an encapsulation of my unfiltered and sometimes crude self".

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