“We should be supporting Trademark with every chance we get” Tom Robinson
From a homeless youth to a multi award-winning Rapper, Trademark Blud is a true story of hard work and determination bringing victory against the odds. Trademark is well known for an electric live performance as he effortlessly glides from difficult personal experiences to fun and energetic throughout the course of the show taking the listener on a journey like no other. His hyper-energetic persona, powerful stage presence and innovative rhyming style is causing major shockwaves throughout the underground scene.
He is described as unforgivingly ferocious, with an explosive delivery. A continuous release of quality music has seen him featured on various high-profile platforms including BBC Radio 1, BBC 6 Music, 1 Xtra, SBTV and Global Faction, as well as appearing on BBC news, BBC Shropshire, BBC Stoke, BBC West Midlands, BBC Hereford & Worcester and BBC Devon. As interest increases, he has completed a number of European events, UK tours and festivals including being hand selected for main stage appearances supporting acts such as Dizzee Rascal, Kool G Rap, Doc Brown, KRS ONE Talib Kweli, Smiff N Wessun, Akala, Dead Prez and Madchild to name a few.
His 3 volume mixtape series 'Tricks of the Trade' have collectively had over 25 songs featured on BBC radio. Trademark was previously brought to attention of the American record label Platformz Music. This led to Trademark signing an EP deal for release in the USA and UK accompanied by the completion of a 23 date UK tour.
Trademark received a 2021 Aim Independent music award and was also Hip-Hop act of the year at the Midlands Independent Music Awards, Song Of the year On BBC Radio Shropshire and live performance of the year for his session on BBC Shropshire introducing. Over the years Trademark has proven himself to be a formidable rap battler with double figure victories under his belt. He also continues to mentor and guide the next generation of musicians, he works with and strives to make positive steps towards social change by leading workshops for mental health, young offenders, knife crime, substance abuse and much more. Trademark Blud’s work on and off the stage is always done with passion and determination solidifying his status as one of the most innovative, original and exciting rappers to come out of the UK.