Style: Beats & Hip Hop
From: Auckland, Aotearoa
- Raised in Auckland but currently based in Melbourne, Amin PaYnE’s sound is deeply rooted in both smooth and luscious sample based hip-hop, as well as the modernity and creativity of the current beat scene.
- Amin PaYnE is a consistent crate digger with influences in both taste and production style as varied and complimentary as J-Dilla, Pete Rock, Kashiff, Isley Brothers, and Marvin Gaye. A mix of both vintage and fresh sounds clearly reflect the dusty and crunchy, yet soulful music. Amin was a recent member of the Sold out Red Bull beat suite which was a performance with a 15 piece orchestra, 3 beatmakers, 2 turtablists and Aloe Blacc & ladi 6.
- Amin is part of Condensed Milk and The Operatives. His projects such as the Gil Scott Heron and Curtis Mayfield tributes, as well as other projects by Amin PaYnE, have received airplay recognition and acclaim from radio stations, podcasts and blogs around the world.
- Amin’s Live flawless sets are something to see as he performs live beats and remixes using drum machines and turntables, while also playing an instrument to entertain audiences at a next level experience
- PaYnE has shared stages with Aloe Blacc, Ladi6, Eric Lau, Oddisee, Suff Daddy, Ras G, Melo-X, Julien Dyne,@ peace, Isaac Aesilli and Katchafire.