about

photo: Jake MaGraw

photo: Jake MaGraw

ignabu (cinque ubangi kemp); a drummer/multi-instrumentalist, producer, musical director, educator, lover, feeler, and thinker relentlessly devoted to the elevation of human vibrations and consciousness.

based in NYC, he’s performed/toured/produced his own compositions as well as with Soundtrack 63, Macklemore, Flatbush ZOMBiES, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, James Corden's Late Late Show, Melanie Charles, Broad City, Pegasus Warning (w/The Temper Trap, w/Twin Shadow), Arto Lindsay, Ana Tijoux, Yonatan Gat, Jojo Abot, Donchristian Jones, Young Paris, The Young Presidents, Hannah Cohen (w/Paul Weller), Nick Hakim, and Joakim Bouaziz among sundry creative endeavors. 

proudly representing Murat Diril Cymbals and Sensory Percussion Electronics.          

ignabu’s freshman EP entitled “semenarche” and single “Embrace Love Vol. 2” are available on Spotify and Apple Music.

photo: Ryan McKinnon

photo: Ryan McKinnon