Elai Kamanga also known by his pseudonym Marcus Damascus is a pioneering hip hop artist born in South Africa currently based in Dublin, Ireland. His style is post-kanye, post-lil wayne with a mixture of Urban and New School, with his multisyllabic rhymes and his calm and collected delivery. His unique voice makes you hang on to every word. Major influences of his music come from Michael Jackson, Jimi Hendrix, Notorious B.I.G., Nas and Eminem. He is currently working on his mixtape which drops soon.