Skkkrraahh! KILATE TESLA is an artist born in Curacao who has moved to Europe to build upon his music career. Kilate was the lead singer of the Curacao music group Tony Montana Music, famous for the song ‘BALA’, a song which went viral in clubs all over the world. Now resident in Europe, Kilate has developed a new global sound that is a heady mix of Dancehall/Latin Pop/Moombahton/Reggaeton. This musical global citizen grew up in the Caribbean and came in contact with different cultures at a young age. Because of this, KILATE TESLA speaks five languages fluently. The multilingual artist is a rising Latin star and works together with hit producers Puri and Alex Sargo. The past period, KILATE TESLA has released ‘Palo’ and ‘Metelo’, which are well-performing club tracks.
Akshe Puri is a Dutch DJ/producer with Indian heritage. The 24 year old has already scored two major hits, with the songs ‘HUTS’ and ‘Coño’. Both songs combined have generated over 100 million streams worldwide. Coño is played in thousands of clubs and festivals, the song is endorsed by international stars such as: Hardwell, Diplo en Steve Aoki. Even though both songs were released in The Netherlands, it received a lot of traction and love from all over the world. The talented artist uses his roots as inspiration and integrates exotic influences into his music. The unique and infectious vibe of Puri’s music will make you want to dance instantly. Puri’s style has elements of club, EDM, pop, dancehall, moombahton and trap. Whether it is a pop-song or a club-banger, Puri’s sound stays recognizable.
‘Besame’ is the first single of the collaborative project between KILATE TESLA and Puri. Both artists were introduced to each other by their manager and – immediately – they were on the same wavelength writing songs with an identical global/latin pop sound, culminating in an EP named #MULTILANGUAGE. Travelling to Colombia to make music and shoot the video for the single ‘Besame’ was the icing on the cake for both artists and has become their anthem for the Summer. ‘Besame’ is a blazing and infectious song that bangs around clubs and festivals throughout the world!