Emerging Cultural Leaders 2014

Lima Peni

Lima LISTIC Peni is a Music Producer, MC & Hip-Hop artist based in South Sydney. Despite being visually impaired, Lima has never let his disability hold him back from pursuing his dreams in music. Lima writes and produces his own beats, plays multiple instruments, as well as delivering raw original rhymes. Currently, Lima is involved as a facilitator at Information & Cultural Exchange (ICE), as part of their Street2Street music program.

Lima is also a guest artist with Beyond Square’s inclusive arts program. Lima believes in the potential of all human kind, no matter what their background or perceived ability is.

Lima’s 2014 ECL Project is:
My project is working with youths off the street. This is a 10-week workshop that will be teaching youths how to work together, how to write and structure songs, the basics of programming and electronic music, studio recording and mixing as well as performing live and learning all about marketing and digital media.