Adje (NL) // Sloddervos

Adje (NL) // Sloddervos

Biography

Simons is of Curaçao descent and grew up in the Bijlmermeer. Influenced by Snoop Dogg’s music, he decided to make hip hop as well. Initially he wrote in English but after he came into contact with the Tuindorp Hustler Click from Amsterdam-Noord he had Dutch verses on underground hits Zonder Berouw and Je Bakt Er Niks Van. With the stage name Ado’nis he put his first Dutch-language solo work on the internet around 2008; in that year his first mixtape was released, entitled Who the f * ck is Ado’nis?. He and his half-brothers Hef and Crooks also completed the mixtape Boyz in the hood vol. 1 from which they won a State Award. Later he changed his stage name to Adjedonnie and then simply Adje.

All sessions

Demo Listening Session (Conservatories)

  • 28 May, 2021
  • 1:30pm - 3:00pm
  • VSB Fonds Hall