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I’m creating a multi-instrumental album. The challenge? It’s based on my vocals alone.

A flawless mimic, capable of absorbing and replicating human and instrumental sounds, French-born and world-famous beatbox artist EKLIPS has spent the past two decades pushing the limits of the human voice. Now he is breaking new ground by creating an entire album built around his extraordinary vocal gymnastics: #LIPS. But the ten-track LP isn’t just about the voice – there’s a whole band and world of music to be heard: Every note, chord, beat, and lyric, instruments from electric guitars, to Moog synths, to vintage trumpet recordings: everything will be seamlessly crafted through layered samples of beatbox artistry.

Together with his french colleague DJ Mouss, the multitalent just recently finished a pan-asian tour that brought him from Shanghai to Beijing to Kuala Lumpur. Since 1990, Eklips has been performing on stage, delivering extraordinary sound performances night after night. Performing solo or together with American heavyweight rap artists such as DMX or Scratch - Eklips is charismatic, cool and a force to be reckoned with when the mic is in his hands.

Ten years ago, Eklips left his hometown of Bourgogne and set his sights on Paris. He‘s created a passionate fanbase that is fascinated not only his beatbox prowess, but also by his unique and authentic interpretation of rap and hip-hop.

When the art of mimicry is so perfect, it can be hard for the ears to believe that one man can make such a mind-bending range of sounds. Seeing is believing, however, and our video reveals the incredible skill and creativity that shapes each track in the New York City recording studio, opening a door into the rich world of sound EKLIPS creates with heart, soul and lips. EKLIPS has MOMENTUM.

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Eklips is pushing the limits of the human voice again by creating an entire album built around his extraordinary vocal gymnastics. On #LIPS every sound of the ten tracks will be seamlessly crafted through layered samples of beatbox artistry. The audio specialist follows EKLIPS and captures every nuance of his performance through Sennheiser and Neumann mics on his journey in New York City.

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