THE REBELS 2014 JUDGE – MR HUDSON
SINGER-SONGWRITER & PRODUCER
The pedigree of artists singer, songwriter and producer Mr Hudson has collaborated with is stellar, and a testament to his many layers and versatility. He has notched up over 80,000,000 views on YouTube with his feature on Jay Z anthem ‘Young Forever’. He collaborated with Kanye West on the platinum-selling ‘808s & Heartbreak’ album, and his solo album ‘Straight No Chaser’ dropped in 2009 spawning the #2 single ‘Supernova’ featuring Mr West. In 2009 he featured on Jay Z’s ‘The Blueprint 3’ and in 2011 on West and Jay-Z’s ‘Watch The Throne.’ He has also recorded and toured with Tinie Tempah, Calvin Harris and Amy Winehouse. Mr Hudson’s recent tracks, such as Fred Astaire, have showcased video collaborations with Rankin and Hunger Magazine ahead of his forthcoming solo album.
ON TRAVEL: “When I travel I look to explore the culture, food – soak in its raw state and really embrace local must-dos and must-sees.”