Name: Shigga Shay / Pek Jin Shen
Year of birth: 1992
Occupation: Musician and rapper
How he got started: Shigga Shay started rapping at the age of nine, after he stumbled upon a rap song that his mother was playing.
Notable achievements: Shigga Shay's single, 'LimPeh', reached number on on iTunes in 2013. In 2014, he performed at the National Day Parade, with former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew in attendance. It was also the year where he released 'Lion City Kia'. On 2016, he was also invited for the official afterparty of the White House State Dinner together with Tabitha Nauser.
Something you might not have known about him: Shigga Shay enjoys travelling and exploring. When he's overseas, he likes to search for places with rich hip-hop culture and get inspiration from these places for his music.
A quote to sum it all up: “One thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.” – Bob Marley
Image credit: Hisyam Osz, Facebook | Shigga Shay
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