The Big Read – Kano: “I’m planting seeds to try and stop violence”

Kane Robinson is a pioneer. As Kano, alongside the likes of Dizzee Rascal and Wiley, he became a key voice in the first wave of grime. Over a decade later, he's remained in the centre of the cultural zeitgeist, thanks to his stunning sixth album 'Hoodies All Summer' and a starring role in Netflix's acclaimed revival of Top Boy. Will Lavin meets the quintessential London rapper outside of his natural habitat, in Manchester, where he finds an assured talent who shrugs off his own accolades and admits, "I don't even like acting!"

Kano announces new UK tour dates for 2020

Kano has announced new UK tour dates for 2020 – see ticket details and the full schedule below. READ MORE: NME meets Kano  The London MC released...

Listen to two new tracks from Kano’s upcoming album ‘Hoodies All Summer’

Kano has released two new tracks from his upcoming new album 'Hoodies All Summer' — listen to ‘Trouble’ and ‘Class Of Deja’ below. The London MC is back...