Everipedia Logo
Everipedia is now IQ.wiki - Join the IQ Brainlist and our Discord for early access to editing on the new platform and to participate in the beta testing.
James Massiah

James Massiah

James Massiah is a poet and musiciam from South London. [7]In 2017, James was featured in Dazed100 by Dazed Digital.

Early Years and Career

James Massiah is a poet and musician from South London. He has already given readings of his poetry at the Tate Modern, The Southbank and the Houses of Parliament and has received commissions to produce work for the BBC and The Guardian. James is also a founder of the A & The E, a platform for the discussion of the arts and philosophy – curating regular poetry and music events across London. [12]

A regular on NTS Radio, James has successful experience as a DJ. His sets include a vast range of dance music styles. [12]

"My childhood was spent playing out with friends, lots of computer games, going on church camps, quite a few holidays.

It was pretty normal; but with a backdrop of being from a conservative, religious background, which put limits on the fun.

I’m atheist now."

[18]- James for The Early Hour.

Massiah фдыщ describes his childhood as rather conservative, connected with church camps and lots of computer games.

His parents encouraged James to read at a young age and the boy began writing his own material as a child.

[19]His first public performance toom place when he was 12 and it was in church, where he preached a sermon as a 30-minute poem.

[18]James Massiah was also involved in theatre at school, influenced by a combination of Shakespeare and the Bible, which led to an early love of literature and public speaking. [19]


Citation Linkjamesmassiah.comJames' personal website
Aug 4, 2017, 10:13 AM
Citation Linkinstagram.comJames on Instagram
Aug 4, 2017, 10:21 AM
Citation Linkyoutube.comJames Massiah @ 5x15 - The Real World
Aug 4, 2017, 10:23 AM
Citation Linkyoutube.comJames Massiah - "Happy As Larry"
Aug 4, 2017, 10:24 AM
Citation Linkyoutube.comSelfridges presents Shakespeare ReFASHIONed 5x15 Talks: James Massiah on Shakespeare
Aug 4, 2017, 10:24 AM
Citation Linkyoutube.comJames Massiah - A Real Poem
Aug 4, 2017, 10:25 AM
Citation Linkyoutube.comBrixton Village by James Massiah | Spoken Words
Aug 4, 2017, 10:26 AM
Citation Linkyoutube.comJames on Twitter
Aug 4, 2017, 10:26 AM
Citation Linkplus.google.comJames on Google+
Aug 4, 2017, 10:26 AM
Citation Linkjamesmassiah.bandcamp.comJames' music
Aug 4, 2017, 10:55 AM
Citation Linksoundcloud.comJames on SoundCloud
Aug 4, 2017, 10:55 AM
Citation Linktwitter.comJames on Twitter
Aug 4, 2017, 10:59 AM
Citation Linkfamilyartmusic.comArticle about James on FAM
Aug 4, 2017, 11:37 AM
Citation Linkyoutube.comJames Massiah - Spaeking January 2015
Aug 4, 2017, 11:53 AM
Citation Linkyoutube.comJames' spoken word 2 Orchestral music #13 - London Life
Aug 4, 2017, 11:53 AM
Citation Linkdazeddigital.comDazed100, featuring James
Aug 4, 2017, 11:56 AM
Citation Linkfacebook.comJames on Facebook
Aug 4, 2017, 12:02 PM
Citation Linkdazeddigital.comArticle about James
Aug 4, 2017, 12:24 PM
Citation Linktheearlyhour.comJames Massiah on Poetry, Family and Religion
Aug 4, 2017, 12:26 PM
Citation Linksomethingcurated.comArticle about James
Aug 4, 2017, 12:46 PM