Listen to Octavian and Future’s new collaboration, ‘Rari (Chapter 1)’

It's the first preview of the London rapper's debut album, arriving this year and executive produced by Skepta

Listen to Gorillaz’ new Octavian-featuring single ‘Friday 13th’

It debuted as the latest 'Song Machine' offering

Gorillaz tease upcoming collab with Octavian

The next instalment of 'Song Machine' is on the horizon

Headie One x Fred again – ‘GANG’ review: soul-baring confessions from a major star in ascendance

The drill artist has has made a giant leap towards the acclaim he deserves

Skepta and Octavian team up on party starting new song ‘Papi Chulo’

A$AP Ferg and more feature in the track's new video

The hip hop and rap acts you need to see at Reading & Leeds Festivals 2019

AJ Tracey Reading: Saturday, Main Stage, 15:20 – 15:55 Leeds: Sunday, Main Stage, 15:05 – 15:40   West London's AJ Tracey has the flows to make you forget about your...

First A$AP Rocky, now Octavian – he claims he was beaten up at his own gig in Sweden by security

In the wake of A$AP Rocky's release from prison in Sweden, London rapper Octavian has claimed he was beaten up by Swedish security guards...

Octavian’s debut Glastonbury performance packs energy and enthusiasm, but feels disjointed

“It’s my first Glastonbury ever”, French-British artist Octavian pronounces to the Glastonbury crowd at the John Peel Stage. Having only released two mixtapes and...

Stormzy, Octavian, Kodak Black, and more added to WOO HAH! festival line-up

Stormzy, Octavian, Kodak Black, and many more acts have been added to Holland's WOO HAH! festival. The acts join some of the biggest names in hip-hop for...

Octavian collaborates with Skepta in new song ‘Bet’

‘Bet’ is a song that oozes confidence. Over a whining four-note melody and simple trap beat, you hear – pretty explicitly – how the...