Merlin Szy is a 17-year-old beatmaker and producer, born in Switzerland and currently living in Australia. His shape-shifting productions vary from Hip-Hop beats & Lo-Fi to Dark Hip-Hop.
Merlin’s multicultural background has cultivated his open mind which reflects his capacity in mixing different genres and combining them to his own distinctive style. He is inspired by artists such as J. Cole, Frank Ocean, Smino, and Mick Jenkins. He also draws inspiration from producers like J Dilla, Madlib, Stln Drms, and Monte Booker.
In 2019, he collaborated with Detroit rapper Jaypitts and produced two songs ‘Wild Wild Blessings’ and ‘Golden Hour’ which were released on the EP ‘There's Gold in the Sky’.
Merlin has also been collaborating with Trip-Hop band Earthphish on their new album ‘Turtles all the way down’ which will be released in 2020.
The single ’Midnight’ is his latest release, a collaboration with Langston Bristol.