Artist of the day 30/08: Neil Hilborn is one of the most-watched spoken word artists of all time
Neil Hilborn sounds like: Poetry, but not as you’ve ever heard it before.
Similar artists: Listener, Daniel Johnston, Trey The Ruler, Erykah Badu, Mos Def
His story: Neil Hilborn is one of the most-watched spoken word artists who has ever existed, with his collective works racking up over 100 million views from around the world.
He was diagnosed as having obsessive compulsive disorder as a child, then had his bipolar disorder diagnosed when he went to college.
Rather than succumbing to the conditions, Neil opted to make them the very heart of his poetry and how he expresses himself.
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