Eastborn (born 1976 as Richard Harcus, also known as Riz) is a rapper originally from Edinburgh but moved to Glasgow. He was most popular in Switzerland, Germany and across mainland Europe, SE Asia and North America for his "Britcore" style. At one stage being labeled "best-selling Scottish hip-hop artist", but he was little known in Scotland.He was called the "Scottish Eminem" in tabloid newspapers.
He presented his own radio show on RadioMagnetic.com and also hosted several shows and guest appearances on BBC 1Xtra.
He has worked with some of the biggest names in hip hop around the world and performed and supported some of the biggest names in the 1990s and 2000 onwards.