Mist & Westwood | Bangin at the beach
Posted on: March 21, 2017
Words By: Tony Anderson
The Sandstorm beach party is definitely coming in hard and serving us with the juiciest artists to date, Mist & Westwood are among their Acts for this season and we are as excited as you ! The duo performance will definitely be an act that noone will miss ! Tim Westwood is no stranger to Kavos, the last time we saw him perform on the resort was with Jammer (Boy Better Know) in 2015 at the sandstorm beach party.
This time around Tim Westwood will be performing with Mist, a grime MC that is Birmingham-based, Mist rose out of the grime resurgence in 2010. Like most artists, Mist started out by dropping numerous mixtapes and freestyles, which very quickly started racking up millions of views online. In 2016, Mist really began to break through; early in the year he stepped up to Fire in the Booth, a renowned feature on Charlie Sloth's BBC Radio 1Xtra show. The end of the year saw the release of the M I S to the T EP, which featured two standout singles "Karlas Back" and "Ain't the Same." 2017 found Mist embarking on a U.K.-wide tour, including stops at Koko, London, and Manchester O2 Ritz.
As for Tim Westwood, where do you start from, he is the most recognized urban DJ of the decade. He is regarded as the most influential figure in hip hop in Europe and as a pioneer of the UK scene. Westwood on Radio One was the top ranked hip hop show in the UK. Pimp My Ride UK was the most successful MTV UK production of all time and the second highest rated show in the history of MTV Europe. He has sold over 1.7 million albums to date with the biggest selling urban compilation in history. Westwood DJs in the clubs to over 350,000 people a year. Westwood has an estimated net worth of $16 million dollars, which adequately justifies his music talent. As one of the few well-known DJ’s in Britain he was named as the Best UK Radio DJ in the Music of Black Origin Awards for three years, 2000, 2003 and 2005 respectively. Fast forward to today, Tim Westwood can be heard broadcasting from Capital XTRA every saturday from 7pm-11pm.
Tim Westwood & Mist will be performing on Thursday the 29th of June at the Sandstorm beach party in Kavos Corfu, tickets are available for purchase here on Party Abroad, just click the button bellow, see you all there !