Being the oddball of a traditional business family, Lau Soong Huey a.k.a ABeatC had always carry a different point of view, especially how he could create special effects with his mouth. Fast forward to year 2015, he has already been beatboxing for 8 years, won 4 champion titles in Malaysia and placed Top 4 of Vietnam.
From 2014 to 2015, he decided to take a year long journey to perfect his art, and backpacked through some of the world’s roughest & most beautiful countries. Starting from Beijing, China, he has been through winter in not only Russia, North Europe, and even Scotland. After spending 8 months covering all of Europe and getting connected with beatboxers across all Europe, he moved onto Middle East for two months, and ending the journey in India for the last month. Throughout the journey he has busked in almost every cities that could be mentioned. From Paris to Amsterdam, Glasgow to London, he has placed his speaker, and amazed all crowds with his unique style of song covers and dirty basslines.
In the same period, he also joined the World Beatbox Championship held in Berlin, Germany, and represented his home country, Malaysia.
Conjuring layers of sounds and blasting it through the speakers, he has been performing international events such as Putrajaya Hot Air Balloon Festival, Raising The Bar Festival, Urbanscape, and more to showcase the true potential of creating music with just one mouth.
With expansion on the horizon, ABeatC connects with various local artists to brew musical concoctions and performed with the likes of Sona One, Jin Hackman, Vandal, NtahSapeSapeNtah, and many more.
With no intention to slow down, he has teamed up with the most notorious beatboxer in Malaysia, Coex, and thus was the birth of Malaysia’s first beatbox community, BeatNation. With just over 2 years of running, BeatNation has already been recognized and mentioned as the prime foundation of beatboxing in Malaysia.
– Malaysia Represent in World Beatbox Championship (2015)
– Top 4 of Vietnam Beatbox Championship (2014)
– 3 on 3 Beatbox Battle Champion (2013)
– Beatbox and Dance Mashup Champion (2013)
– Nominated as Malaysia’s Best Beatboxer (2013)
– Beatbox and Dance Mashup Champion (2012)
– Klang Beatbox Champion (2011)