Dharni is a pioneer of beatboxing in Singapore, he started beatboxing at the age of 15 in late 2002. He introduced beatboxing to Singapore at age 17 by doing street busking outside Takashimaya on Saturdays, then it slowly created an awareness after 6 months. Clients and enthusiasts started approaching, wanting to know more about beatboxing. Soon after, performances in major events and places kickstarted.
Dharni started the beatboxing community in Singapore and inspiring people who want to learn it. He managed to push, to have the first Singapore Beatboxing Championships in 2005 organized by 987FM during the Black Eyed Peas concert with the help of contacts and networks. The awareness of this artform got stronger since then. Even till now, the community is still growing and it is going to be better in years to come once the standards becomes high.
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