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May 2020

Immortal Technique x Urban Kingdom

INTERVIEW BY TOM EVANS ILLUSTRATION BY GABI MARRIOTT-WILKINSON "I spent time in the hole. I spent time in solitary confinement and this isn't that." Immortal Technique, May 2020 Born in a military hospital in Lima, the capital city of Peru, Felipe Andre Coronel, alongside his family, would emigrate to Harlem, New York City in order to escape the Peruvian Civil War. During his teenage years, Felipe would be arrested multiple times and shortly after enrolling at Pennsylvania State University he was incarcerated for a year. Felipe honed his rap skills in prison, and when released, unable to find a job,......

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