MEET THE TEAM

SHIFTING THE CULTURE

Culture Shift exists to shift the perspectives of Hip-Hop culture across generational audiences. We’re committed to breaking boundaries with innovative journalism to provoke thought and drive engagement amongst fans.

FOUNDERS

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ESH JUGAL

FOUNDER & HEAD OF CONTENT

Having worked with some of the biggest brands and agencies in media and advertising, Esh has a breadth of commercial experience and the ability to understand what engages audiences. Jay-Z and Nas dominate his playlist as well as Usher and Alicia Keys.

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RAV KUMAR

CO-FOUNDER & CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Within a decade, Rav has award-winning experience working in digital and product design across corporate, commercial and start-up tech. From 2000 gangsta rap to modern Drill, Rav has an eclectic taste in music including producing lo-fi music. 

WRITERS

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PRIYA FAITH

FASHION

Priya is a content creator & strategist working with brands and talent in the UK and beyond. Her love of R&B, hip-hop, rap and fashion was the drive behind joining the Culture Shift team. 

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SAM DAVIES

MUSIC

Sam is a  journalist, editor and broadcaster who co-hosts the hip-hop podcast 'Exit the 36 Chambers'. Sam's passion is writing about hip-hop from around the world with a fresh approach to celebrating new music.

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SAMANTHA RUSHFORTH

LIFESTYLE

Samantha is a seasoned fashion, celebrity and lifestyle writer who has spent the last decade reporting on key moments that define the cultural zeitgeist from both a global and local perspective. 

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ROSEY MILLS

FASHION

Rosey's writing dives into deeper issues of the role of fashion in hip-hop. Alongside in-depth stories around its community, she crosses over to the music, culture and street style fashion with a passionate understanding and unique twist.

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