Divine is the primary Indian rapper to look on New York’s Occasions Sq. Billboard
Divine is the first rapper from India to appear on a billboard in Times Square. Divine unveiled its ‘Punya Paap’ album on December 4th, which has been # 1 on Apple Music India (all genres) since its release.
The 11-track album includes collaborations with artists such as hip-hop veteran Nas, Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter Cocoa Sarai, British drill-rapper Dutchavelli, Grammy-winning producer iLL Wayno, London-based dancehall -Artist Stylo G and Indian -American singer-songwriter Lisa Mishra.
Now Divine has been featured on the Spotify Times Square Billboard for the album.
“The release of an album is always an important milestone for any artist. I am especially grateful to my fans who have waited patiently since my previous album ‘Mirchi’ recently secured a spot in the YouTube Top 100 Global Songs, a first for me in terms of global charting, “Divine said.
“Now that we’ve made it to the legendary Times Square. It’s a sign that the history of hip-hop in India is no longer limited to an emerging perspective, but is budding and we are headed towards exciting times. Life is it.” well and I am grateful, “he added.