Damien Marcus is a Zimbabwean hip hop artist, singer, composer, bass and mbira player, active since 2012. He initially got recognition at Miss UZ contest in 2012, and increased his fan base with constant appearance at Book Café’s Monday’s Open Mic and Dub & Poetry Sunday @ Book Café between 2014 and 2015. He also performed at Beer Festival 2014, Mashoko and Shoko Festivals 2015. In 2017, he unveiled his backing band, The Zimbabwe Dreads with his grand appearance at Cultural Week Festival, Harare. The release of his first single off his collaborative and debut album ‘Zimbabwe Dreadmun’ is taking him straight to the forefront of the local music scene. Aided by the imminent release of a follow up hip-hop project titled Brotherhood of the Screaming Abyss volume 1, Damien Marcus looks set to be a significant presence on the Zimbabwean music scene in the near future.