Artist Intro | Church & AP


Elijah Manu (Church) and Albert Purcell (AP) are the hottest property currently on the burgeoning New Zealand hip hop scene.

In a whirlwind last 12 months they have picked up a #1 on New Zealand's "Hot NZ Singles" chart, as well as taking the #1 position on the Shazam chart in New Zealand. They've had international acclaim across the board from the likes of i-D, VICE, The Line Of Best Fit, Complex, Dummy and more - as well as airplay across BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra (Annie Mac, DJ Target, Jamz Supernova, Kenny Allstar).

The Auckland-based duo have just released single ‘Roulette’ after as performing their debut London headline show on June 17th at The Waiting Room in Stoke Newington. Their as-yet untitled debut album is due in October.

Follow Church & AP on Facebook, Twitter (Church) + (AP) and Instagram and watch the lyric video for ‘Dandelion’ (created by Kartel’s Creative Services team) below.